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Synge Festival: The Playboy of the Western World

October 17 @ 7:30 pm - 9:45 pm

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An event every week that begins at 3:00 pm on Sunday, repeating until October 20, 2019


A young man walks into a rural tavern and declares that he has murdered his abusive father in self-defense. He is beloved by the locals and heralded as a hero until the truth of his past is revealed. A riotous comedy, J.M. Synge’s timely tale looks at the power of personality over facts, challenges the wisdom of popular opinion, and asks us what separates criminality from heroism.


October 17
7:30 pm - 9:45 pm
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Quintessence Theatre Group
7137 Germantown Ave.
Philadelphia, PA 19119 United States
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