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Information for Insignificance at Arcola, Inner London (Play). Marilyn Monroe walks into Albert Einstein's bedroom on a hot summer's night in New York, 1953. She is being pursued by the press and a hot headed husband (Joe DiMaggio), he is being persecuted by Senator McCarthy. Who knows, it could have happened ... Insignificance held its world premiere at the Royal Court Theatre in 1982 and was voted one of the top hundred plays in the NT2000 Platform series. It also won for its creator, Terry Johnson, the Evening Standard Theatre Award for 1982: Most Promising Playwright.
Approximate runtime 120minutes (including any interval).
Performers Alice Bailey Johnson (Marilyn Monroe), Simon Rouse (Albert) Einstein), Tom Mannion (Senator MfcCarthy), Oliver Hembrough (Joe DiMaggio).
Author Terry Johnson. Producer Arcola Theatre. Director David Mercatali.



Wednesday, 18th October 2017 to Saturday, 18th November 2017. Open 23rd Oct 17.
Mon-Sat 19:30. Sat Mats 15:00. Wed Mat Nov 15 at 15:00
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Insignificance at Arcola, Inner LondonQTix Codes:
Listing: L01250392284
Production: T1150949717
Event: S3724
Venue: V1422226940
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