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God of Carnage Tickets & Information

Bernard B Jacobs Theatre

242 West 45th Street

Between Broadway and 8th Avenue

New York NY 10036 View on map

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God of Carnage Summary

God of Carnage is a comedy of manners without the manners. The play deals with the aftermath of a playground altercation between two boys and what happens when their parents meet to talk about it.

God of Carnage Cast Members:

Dylan Baker, Jeff Daniels, Lucy Liu, Janet McTeer

God of Carnage Creative Team

Author: Yasmina Reza (translated by Christopher Hampton)
Director: Matthew Warchus
Producer: Robert Fox, David Pugh Lmtd./Dafydd Rogers/Stuart Thompson/Scott Rudin/The Shubert Organization
Press Agent: Boneau/Bryan-Brown

God of Carnage Award Winners/Nominees


Nominated for 6 2009 Tony Awards
  • Best Play - Winner!
  • Best Performance by a Leading Actor in a Play - Jeff Daniels
  • Best Performance by a Leading Actor in a Play - James Gandolfini
  • Best Performance by a Leading Actress in a Play - Hope Davis
  • Best Performance by a Leading Actress in a Play - Marcia Gay Harden - Winner!
  • Best Direction of a Play - Matthew Warchus - Winner!
Nominated for 1 2009 Drama Desk Award
  • Outstanding Actress in a Play - Marcia Gay Harden
Nominated for 2 2009 Outer Critics Circle Awards
  • Outstanding New Broadway Play - Winner!
  • Outstanding Actress in a Play - Marcia Gay Harden - Winner!
Nominated for 3 2009 Drama League Awards
  • Distinguished Production of a Play - Winner!
  • Distinguished Performance Award - James Gandolfini
  • Distinguished Performance Award - Marcia Gay Harden

God of Carnage Quick Facts

Running Time:

Approximately 90 minutes, with no intermission

Price Range


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Audience :

May be inappropriate for 16 and under. (Strong language.)
Children under the age of 4 are not permitted in the theatre.

First Preview Date Opening Date
February 28, 2009 March 22, 2009

Box Office Hours

Currently not open. Beginning October 6:
Monday - Saturday: 10am - 8pm
Sunday: Closed (Beginning December 20: Noon - 6pm (When there is a late performance open until curtain.))

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God of Carnage
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P. O. Box 998
Times Square Station
New York, NY 10108-0998

Coat Room

Yes. (No strollers or furs.)