Assassins by 2nd Company Productions at Pleasance
The musical has book by John Weidman. Music & Lyrics by Stephen Sondheim. Based on an original idea by Charles Gilbert.
Directed by Ray Rackham, cast includes Martin Dickinson (John Wilkes Booth), John Jo Flynn (The Balladeer), Tim McArthur ( Samuel Byck).
Explores and scrutinises America – a country where some grow up to become a President, and others are left in the shadows, their fate destined towards murderous intentions.