James Joyce's The Dead


"James Joyce's The Dead" is a musical adaptation of Joyce's famous 1916 short story set at a Christmas party in 1904 Dublin. Opening at Playwrights Horizons,this work had a triumphant Broadway run and national tour. This understated, intimate work features music and dance which are a perfect fit for Joyce's moving words. Featuring renowned opera and cabaret singer Janice Hall as Gretta Conroy and Steve Beall as Gabriel Conroy.

Presented by Quotidian Theatre Company

Show Type
Running Time
100 minutes
(0 Intermissions)
Appropriate For All Ages Price Ranges

Discount Tickets Available Goldstar

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Box Office Phone: 301-816-1023

Schedule Open/Close Dates: 11/16/2012 - 12/16/2012
Sunday 02:00pm--
Monday ---
Tuesday ---
Wednesday ---
Thursday ---
Friday 08:00pm--
Saturday 08:00pm--
Important Dates

Extra Performances

  • 12/15/2012 - 2:00pm
Performer Role
Jane S Bruns Julia Morkan
Barbara Scheide Kate Morkan
Vanessa Kinzey Mary Jane Morkan
Steve Beall Gabriel Conroy
Janice Hall Gretta Conroy
Lou Pangaro Mr. Browne
David Dubov Freddy Malins
Leah Mazade Mrs. Malins
Carolyn Myers Molly Ivors
Timothy A Ziese Bartell D'Arcy
Malinda Markland Lily
Mary Beth Luckenbaugh Rita
Felicity Brown Bridget
Don Bruns Donald
Valerie Higgs Valerie
Peter Brice Michael
Sarah Foard Sarah
Tom Zebovitz Thomas
Eric Abalahin Eric
Production Personnel
Jack Sbarbori
Costume Designer
Stephanie Mumford
Set Designer
Jack Sbarbori
Kate Bole
Musical Director
Valerie Higgs
Lighting Designer
Don Slater
Shaun Davey
Book Writer
Richard Nelson
Richard Nelson
Shaun Davey
Adapted By
Richard Nelson
Shaun Davey


Stephanie Mumford

Sold-out houses of Quotidian Theatergoers have been mesmerized by this "gorgeous" production, beautifully performed by a "Broadway"-level cast, led by internationally acclaimed opera/cabaret singer Janice Hall and D.C. favorite Steve Beall.

The Writer's Center
4508 Walsh Street, Bethesda, MD 20815

Getting There

  • Bethesda (Red Line)


  • Street parking
  • Paid lot


  • This venue is wheelchair accessible.
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