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About This Show

David Greig’s Damascus receives its NYC premiere at Brits Off Broadway, starring Ewen Bremner. Philip Howard directs.

Welcome to Damascus, the oldest continuously inhabited city on Earth, a jewel of the Arab world and the cross-roads of the Middle East. A brief encounter in a Syrian hotel finds a Scottish businessman grappling with language and love, meanings and misunderstandings.

Show Details

Dates: Opening Night: May 14, 2008 Final Performance: June 1, 2008
Location: 59E59 Theaters, New York City

59 E 59th St,

New York,


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Theatermania Review

| | May 14, 2008
David Greig’s play about a Scottish author’s journey to Syria has an interesting premise, but an uneven execution.

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