‘Funniest Play in London’ added to NT Live Lineup at the Quick Center

‘Funniest Play in London’ added to NT Live Lineup at the Quick Center

Media Contact: Jennifer Prat, Jennifer.prat@fairfield.edu, 203-254-4000 ext. 2979

FAIRFIELD, Conn. (February 10, 2016) —In a small pub in the northern English town of Oldham, Harry (David Morrissey, Walking Dead ) is something of a local celebrity. But what's the second-best hangman in England to do on the day they've abolished hanging?

Director Matthew Dunster’s award-winning production of playwright Martin McDonagh’s Hangmen is the ‘best new play of the year’ (Daily Telegraph) .Broadcast to cinemas by National Theatre Live, Hangmen will be presented with two HD screenings at the Quick Center on Wednesday, March 9, 2016 at 2 & 7 p.m .

Tickets are $25, $20 for seniors, $10 for children & students, and $5 for Fairfield University students. For tickets, visit http://www.quickcenter.com or call the box office at 203-254-4010 or toll free at 1-877-ARTS-396.

Now in its sixth season, NT Live delivers HD broadcasts of stage performances captured live at London’s National Theatre, as well as insider footage and interviews. As one of the preeminent theatres in England, National Theatre offers a wide array of productions including the restaging of classic works and premieres of new plays.  Join us at The Quick for a front-row seat to the London stage!


Vol. 48, No. 95

Fairfield University is a Jesuit University, rooted in one of the world’s oldest intellectual and spiritual traditions. More than 5,000 undergraduate and graduate students from 36 states, 47 foreign countries, the District of Columbia and Puerto Rico are enrolled in the University’s five schools.  In the spirit of rigorous and sympathetic inquiry into all dimensions of human experience, Fairfield welcomes students from diverse backgrounds to share ideas and engage in open conversations. The University is located in the heart of a region where the future takes shape, on a stunning campus on the Connecticut coast just an hour from New York City.

Posted On: 02-12-2016 03:02 PM

Volume: 48 Number: 95