The Watergate Theatre is proud to support Gare St Lazare Ireland in a remote rehearsal residency

GARE ST LAZARE IRELAND

Present

HOW IT IS

BY SAMUEL BECKETT 

A six-hour filmed version of the acclaimed staging of Samuel Beckett’s novel How It Is from

 ’The unparalleled Beckett champions of Gare St Lazare’. The New York Times.

World Premiere  STREAMED GLOBALLY AS PART OF Dublin Theatre Festival

In partnership with The Coronet Theatre and The Everyman, Cork

In association with Dublin Theatre Festival and The Abbey Theatre, Dublin

And supported by Watergate Theatre, Kilkenny and Le Centre Culturel Irlandais

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For more info https://dublintheatrefestival.ie/programme/event/how-it-is

Streamed Performances 1-3 Oct,

Then available on-demand 4–7 Oct.

Internationally renowned Beckett specialists, Gare St Lazare Ireland return to the Dublin Theatre Festival with the world premiere of all three parts of Beckett’s towering novel,  HOW IT IS reimagined for film.

HOW IT IS seeks out new ways for audiences to experience Beckett’s prose by jumping genres—the novel to the stage and now the stage to screen. This durational piece of six hours is a first-time opportunity for an audience to experience the work in one sitting.

Directed and designed by Judy Hegarty Lovett

Performed by Conor Lovett & Stephen Dillane

Music composed and performed by Mel Mercier, Irish Gamelan Orchestra and MONCK.

With special guest Mark Padmore.

Lighting by Simon Bennison

Filming Direction by Louis Hegarty Lovett

Filmed by Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment.