The Beauty Queen of Leenane
By Martin McDonagh
Directed by Erin Nicole Harrington
August 4, 2019
3PM & 7PM
at Caffe Lena
This Tony Award-winning dark comedy is set in the provincial Irish town of Leenane. Forty-year-old Maureen Folan lives with her manipulative aging mother Mag, stuck in a caretaking relationship that has them both seething with resentment. When a romantic encounter finally sparks Maureen’s hopes for an escape from her dreary existence, Mag’s interference sets a chain of events in motion that is as tragically funny as it is terrifying.
This special production is presented as the pilot version of our revival of HMT to Go.
Contains adult themes and humor.
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