In Order to Sleep Peacefully: An Adaptation of Alfred de Musset’s “Lorenzaccio” Buy Tickets 

Performed by Patric MaddenNew York

Sat 11/2 4:00pm

drama, performance art, 75 min.

A tyrant rules over the city of Florence. A nobleman finds lifeblood in the idea of assassination. In the journey from ideation to action, the killer loses sight of himself. In this queer adaptation of a French classic, one body takes on many. Who is the real Renzo, and how many masks must one don and discard in order to act? Director: Roxane Revon. Translator: Edmund Burke Thompson. Lighting Design: Krista Smith. Sound Design: Michael Costagliola. Stage Manager: Andrew Carr. Graphic Design: Luke Madden. Recommended for: theatre community, LGBTQ community, French community. Links: show, related, related2.

2019 United Solo is the world’s largest solo theatre festival, currently in its 10th anniversary season. All shows are staged at Theatre Row: 410 West 42nd Street, New York City. TICKETS, with a price of $45 (plus a $2.25 Theatre Restoration Charge) are available at the Theatre Row Box Office and online through Telecharge at You may also call Telecharge at 212-239-6200. When placing your reservation, please provide: the FESTIVAL name (United Solo Theatre Festival), the name of THEATRE (Theatre Row – The Studio Theatre), and the specific DAY and TIME of SHOW you would like to see.


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