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June 15, 2019
Time: 7.30pm

The first international date for this acclaimed Improv show!
YOU & ME is a critically-acclaimed two-person, no-suggestion, completely improvised long-form improv set conceived by award-winning Chicago stage and film actor Michael Patrick Thornton. YOU & ME has enjoyed runs at Chicagos famed Second City and Steppenwolf theatres. Bridging the worlds of improv and theatre through nuanced scenework, The Chicago Reader calls the show masterful. Previous guests include Oscar Nominee Michael Shannon, Pulitzer Prize and Tony Award Winner Tracy Letts, Steppenwolf ensemble member and Tony nominee Amy Morton, the Grammy nominated Spektral Quartet, and improv legends TJ Jagadowski, David Pasquesi, and Susan Messing.

"Doing improv with Michael Patrick Thornton forced me to find my self. My true self. And then discard it and come up with something better." - Oscar Nominee Michael Thornton

Online: €8 +booking fee
At the door: €10
Doors at 7.30pm

Thornton became a household name as Dr. Gabriel Fife on ABCs Private Practice as the love interest of Broadway theatre legend Audra McDonald. Recently, his on-screen scene partner was Oscar winner JK Simmons on Counterpart. Thornton stars in the award-winning film The View From Tall for which he won Best of The Midwest Best Actor Award. He is a series regular on the CBS series The Red Line, produced by Ava DuVernay.

A Joseph Jefferson Award-winning actor for Solo Performance in Conor McPhersons The Good Thief (The Gift Theatre) Thorntons Irish relatives reside in Dublin, Monaghan, and Kerry. His grandfather is the acclaimed tin whistle musician Francis Thornton, founder of the Irish Musician Association.

Dublin marks the first international performance of YOU & ME.

Booking link: click here