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The 2014-2015 Broadway Season

The River
A remote fishing cabin, a man and a woman, and a moonless night. Jez Butterworth’s three-character play asks: when we find each other, are we trying to recapture someone we once lost?

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Circle in the Square Theatre
Opening Night - October 16 2014
Final Performance - February 08 2015
Hugh Jackman and Laura Donnelly in Jez Butterworth's <i>The River</i>.Hugh Jackman and Laura Donnelly in Jez Butterworth's The River. Photo by: Richard Termine

ABOUT THE SHOW

A remote fishing cabin, a man and a woman, and a moonless night. Jez Butterworth’s three-character play asks: when we find each other, are we trying to recapture someone we once lost?

TRIVIA

  • Playwright Jez Butterworth and director Ian Rickson have previously collaborated frequently, including on Butterworth’s 2011 Best Play-nominated Jerusalem.
  • Hugh Jackman is a four-time past host of the Tony Awards.

HISTORY

The River was first produced at the Royal Court Theatre in London in 2012.

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Revised April 22, 2015

SHOW SCRIPT

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