JANUARY 28 - MARCH 10 ONLY!
LCT3 presents Luck of the Irish
ALL SEATS $20
A NEW PLAY BY Kirsten Greenidge
DIRECTED BY Rebecca Taichman
Marsha Stephanie Blake, Eisa Davis, Dashiell Eaves, Frank Harts, Robert Hogan, Jenny O'Hara, Carra Patterson, Amanda Quaid, Victor Williams
When an upwardly mobile African-American couple wants to buy a home in an all-white neighborhood of 1950s Boston, they pay a struggling Irish family to "ghost-buy" a house on their behalf. Fifty years later, the Irish family wants "their" house back. Moving across two eras, Luck of the Irish explores racial and social issues and the universal longing for home.
"Ghost buying was how my grandparents bought their house in a predominantly white town
in the 1950s. The American dream is that you should be able to provide a home for your family. But often, if you are "other"-poor, of color, what-have-you-there are forces conspiring against you. I am more than slightly obsessed with recognizing how race and class
intersect-and they always do in America."
3 WAYS TO GET YOUR $20 TICKETS:
ONLINE: Visit Telecharge.com
BY PHONE: call 212.239.6200
IN PERSON: at the Box Office, 150 West 65 St
Box Office Hours: Mon-Sat: 10am-8pm, Sun: Noon-6pm
Performance Schedule: Mon, Wed-Sun at 7pm, Sat & Sun at 2pm
LCT3/Lincoln Center Theater @ the new
Claire Tow Theater
150 West 65th Street lct3.org