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By Playbill Staff
12 Apr 2013

Show: The Testament of Mary
Theatre: Walter Kerr Theatre

Preview: March 26, 2013

Opening: April 22, 2013
Closing: June 16, 2013

Creators: Written by Colm Tóibín. Direction by Deborah Warner.
Original Principal Cast: Fiona Shaw as Mary.

Synopsis: According to producers, "The Testament of Mary takes place after the Crucifixion. Mary, the mother of Jesus, is in the city of Ephesus where she is both guarded and protected. As two of her son's followers set about giving shape to Jesus' story, Mary tells her own story — the one which has not been heard."

Check out photos from the press day at The Testament of Mary.

Fiona Shaw in rehearsal.
photo by Hugo Glendinning


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