Straight from Ireland’s acclaimed Gate Theatre is the exciting new work by leading Beckett interpreter Barry McGovern, directed by one of Ireland’s rising directors, Tom Creed. Watt is the extraordinary story of an itinerant character who walks one day from a train station to the home of a Mr. Knott whom he will serve. The bizarre adventures of Watt and his struggle to make sense of the world around him is told with elegant simplicity, immense pathos and explosive humor. Photo Credit: courtesy of Gate Theatre

Straight from Ireland’s acclaimed Gate Theatre is the exciting new work by leading Beckett interpreter Barry McGovern, directed by one of Ireland’s rising directors, Tom Creed. Watt is the extraordinary story of an itinerant character who walks one day from a train station to the home of a Mr. Knott whom he will serve. The bizarre adventures of Watt and his struggle to make sense of the world around him is told with elegant simplicity, immense pathos and explosive humor.


Photo Credit: courtesy of Gate Theatre


Watt by Samuel Beckett

Produced by Gate Theatre
Texts from the novel selected and performed by Barry McGovern
Directed by Tom Creed

Ireland

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