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Preview: JESUS HOPPED THE A TRAIN
THEATRE COMPANY PRESENTS
Northern Premiere of
HOPPED THE A TRAIN
Durham Assembly Rooms
Home Theatre 2
– Saturday 19 May 2018
Alastair Gillies, Faz Singhateh, Danny Solomon, Garth Williams
Angel Cruz is standing trial for shooting the Reverend Kim in
the ass; Reverend Kim later died. Lucius Jenkins is on appeal, trying to avoid
the death penalty for the murder of eight people. For one hour each day, both
men share adjacent cages on Rikers Island, New York’s top security prison. Then
one day they get talking.
Danny Solomon and Alice Frankham
Jesus Hopped The ‘A’ Train is a funny, powerful, adrenaline-fuelled drama of good and
evil, penalty and redemption, by award-winning American playwright Stephen
Adley Giurgis (The
Motherfucker With The Hat, National Theatre and The Last Days Of Judas Iscariot
at the Almeida).
TC is a new theatre company dedicated to bringing the best of world theatre to
the North. Their debut production, 'Days Of Wine And Roses', received rave
reviews when it played at the Assembly Rooms in Durham and 53two in Manchester
last year. This is their second premiere at the Assembly Rooms, where they are
PRAISE FOR THEIR LAST SHOW, 'DAYS OF
WINE AND ROSES' BY OWEN McCAFFERTY
Nominated for Best Fringe Performance
- Danny Solomon (Donal) - Manchester Theatre Awards 2018