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Bernard B. Jacobs Theatre

The Ferryman

The Ferryman, Bernard B. Jacobs Theatre, NYC Show Poster
Bernard B. Jacobs Theatre

242 W 45th St
New York, NY 10036

3hrs, 15mins
1 Intermission
Important Dates
Oct 02, 2018
Oct 21, 2018
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Jez Butterworth's drama arrives on Broadway following an acclaimed run in London's West End.

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Northern Ireland, 1981. The Carney farmhouse is a hive of activity with preparations for the annual harvest. A day of hard work on the land and a traditional night of feasting and celebrations lie ahead. But this year they will be interrupted by a visitor.

Following unanimous, five-star critical acclaim and a thrice-extended, year-long run in London, Jez Butterworth’s The Ferryman finally debuts on Broadway this October. This “fiercely gripping play” (Ben Brantley, The New York Times) is directed by Academy® and Tony Award® winner Sam Mendes and has won three Olivier Awards, including Best New Play and Best Director; three Evening Standard Theatre Awards, including Best Play and Best Director; and was named the Best New Play at the Critics’ Circle Theatre Awards.

Cast & Creative


  • Caitlin Carney
  • Quinn Carney
  • Mary Carney
  • Frank Magennis
    Dean Ashton
  • Father Horrigan
    Charles Dale
  • Tom Kettle
    Justin Edwards
  • Aunt Maggie Faraway
    Fionnula Flanagan
  • Michael Carney
    Fra Fee
  • Shane Corcoran
    Tom Glynn-Carney
  • Muldoon
    Stuart Graham
  • Uncle Patrick Carney
    Mark Lambert
  • Honor Carney
    Matilda Lawler
  • Shena Carney
    Carla Langley
  • Mercy Carney
    Willow McCarthy
  • Diarmaid Corcoran
    Conor MacNeill
  • Olsin Carney
    Rob Malone
  • Aunt Patricia Carney
    Dearbhla Molloy
  • Nunu Carney
    Brooklyn Shuck
  • Lawrence Malone
    Glenn Speers
  • James Joseph "JJ" Carney
    Niall Wright


  • Written by
    Jez Butterworth
  • Director
    Sam Mendes
  • Set and Costume Designer
    Rob Howell
  • Lighting Designer
    Peter Mumford
  • Original Music and Sound Designer
    Nick Powell