The Emperor Jones

TICKETS $55.00 - $65.00

BUY TICKETSCHECK FOR DISCOUNTS
Irish Repertory Theatre
132 W 22nd St, New York, NY 10011
Click for map and directions
No reviews yet. Be the first to write one!WRITE A REVIEW

SCHEDULE

Sun
Jul 20
Mon
Jul 21
Tue
Jul 22
Wed
Jul 23
Thu
Jul 24
Fri
Jul 25
Sat
Jul 26
View Full Schedule

WHAT IS IT ABOUT?

Eugene O'Neill's The Emperor Jones is the story of Brutus Jones, an African-American man who sets himself up as monarch of a Caribbean island after fleeing the United States following a prison break. The 1920 expressionistic drama is a compelling psychological portrayal of power, fear, and madness as it traces the life of the emperor as he tries to escape the island and the sins of his past. John Douglas Thompson stars in the title role. Ciaran O'Reilly directs.

Visit the The Emperor Jones website:

http://www.irishrep.org

NEWS

The Emperor Jones - Oct 18, 2009

Rick Foucheux, John Douglas Thompson, et al. Set for Irish Rep's Emperor Jones - Sep 10, 2009

Read more related articles