The Playboy of the Western World
July 30 - August 9
two miles from Downtown Ithaca on Route 89,
at the Treman Marina entrance to Cass Park
Tickets through Clinton House: (607) 273-4497
Set in a remote village in Ireland's County Mayo, The Playboy of the Western World is a great classic Irish comedy and the most famous play ever produced by the Irish National Theatre. On the run after murdering his father, Christy Mahon seeks refuge in Michael Flaherty's pub. There he meets and enchants Flaherty's daughter, Pegeen, much to the dismay of her fiancÚ. But there is more to Christy's story than meets the eye and a surprise visitor sets the stage for a hilarious and shocking turn of events. A comedic masterpiece directed by Robert Moss.