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Broadway In The Shadows

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About the Show Less...

In Ohio Penitentiary, the prisoners tell each other stories to keep themselves sane. Based on the short tales of O. Henry. Read More >

In Ohio Penitentiary, the prisoners tell each other stories to keep themselves sane, among them are tales of tap-dancing lovers, a hitman dressed as Santa and a Central Park tramp striving to get arrested.

Director David Salter has adapted the stories of American author O. Henry to create Broadway In The Shadows.


Important Dates & Timing

Previews From: 10/10/2006

Opening Night: 12/10/2006

Closing Night: 04/11/2006

Running time: 2h20

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Cast & Creative


Adrian Beaumont, Ako Mitchell, Helen Hurd, Kenneth Gilbert, Lara Stubbs, Morgan Deare, Saul Jaffe, Ted Van Griethuysen


Director - David Salter

Producer - Treatment Theatre and Word Of Mouth in partnership with Grand Theatre de Luxembourg

Lighting Designer - Mark Dymock

Set Designer - Francisco Rodriguez-Weil

Sound - Tshari King

Author - David Salter, based on the short stories of O. Henry

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