Tartuffe - an Abbey Theatre Production, man's head in blue and white, wearing a white ruffle with a red eye mask, against a pink background

Friday, 3 March 2023 - Saturday, 8 April 2023

Event times:

19:30 - 22:00

Event location:

Abbey Theatre

Event price:


About this event

The Abbey Theatre stage a new adaptation by Frank McGuinness of Molière’s exuberant comedy TARTUFFE, breathing new life into an opulent Irish retelling of this classic tale – for a limited run at the Abbey stage this Spring:

Spectacular dramatic comedy comes to the Abbey stage this Spring where the villainous Tartuffe shocks and enthrals with his deceptive powers. In a new version of Molière’s Tartuffe retold for 2023 by Irish writer Frank McGuinness. Directed by Artistic Director of the National Theatre, Caitríona McLaughlin, this 17th century classic is given an audacious contemporary makeover. Where truth faces off with deceit, while unveiling who actually will has the last laugh!

The play premieres at the Abbey Theatre from Thursday 09 March until Saturday 08 April, touring to five venues from April 12 – May 13.

Readers are advised to check with the venue before relying on the details published here.

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