Import with English Language.
Performed by the Druid Theatre Company of Galway, this production of Playboy of the Western World was heralded as possibly the most definitive version of Synge's masterpiece. The play is set in a remote inn on the west coast of Ireland at the turn of the 20th century. Christy Mahon is a fugitive who claims to have killed his father. Somehow this act turns him into a local hero and a romantic idol.
Three young urban professionals in Seoul struggle with compulsions: sex addiction, infidelity, betrayal and schizophrenia. As their obsessions turn into a downward spiral, they learn that their growing pains are not just youthful memories.