General Admission: $18 ($16 Members)
Broadcast live from The Bridge Theatre, London, the production is directed by Nicholas Hytner and reunites the creative team behind Broadway and West End hit comedy One Man, Two Guvnors. It is 1850 and Europe’s most feared terrorist is hiding in Dean Street, Soho. Broke, restless and horny, the thirty-two-year-old revolutionary is a frothing combination of intellectual brilliance, invective, satiric wit, and child-like emotional illiteracy. Creditors, spies, rival revolutionary factions and prospective seducers of his beautiful wife all circle like vultures. His writing blocked, his marriage dying, his friend Engels in despair at his wasted genius, his only hope is a job on the railway. But there’s still no one who can show you a better night “on the piss” than Karl Heinrich Marx.
Tickets at GuildHall.org; Box Office 2 hours prior to screening 631.324.4050; GH Reception during Museum Hours: Fri, Sat and Mon 11am to 5pm and Sun 12pm to 5pm; Theatermania.com or 1.866.811.4111.
The John Drew Theater in the Dina Merrill Pavilion at Guild Hall, 158 Main Street, East Hampton, New York 11937, 631.324.0806; GuildHall.org