Sam Shepard

Sam Shepard’s Final Work ‘Spy of the First Person’ Sets Publish Date

Playwright-actor Sam Shepard‘s final work, <i>Spy of the First Person</i>, will be published this December, five months after his death from ALS …

Sam Shepard

Off Broadway Alliance Celebrates 2018 Award Winners

The winners of the 2018 Off Broadway Alliance Awards celebrated their honors on June 19 at Sardi's.<p>The eighth annual awards recognized artists in six …

Awards

True West

Kit Harrington and Johnny Flynn star as warring brothers in Sam Shepard‘s surreal thriller<p>Last seen in a production at the Tricycle Theatre a few …

Game of Thrones

Game of Thrones star Kit Harington returns to the West End in Sam Shepard's True West | London Evening Standard

The actor, 31, will play a strait-laced Hollywood screenwriter in True West, by Sam Shepard, at the Vaudeville Theatre from November. Rising star …

TV Series

Game of Thrones Star Kit Harington and Johnny Flynn to Headline West End Premiere of Sam Shepard’s True West

Matthew Dunster will direct the production at the Vaudeville Theatre.<p>Kit Harington (<i>Game of Thrones</i>) and Johnny Flynn (<i>Genius, Hangmen</i>) will star in …

TV Series

Kit Harington and Johnny Flynn to star in Sam Shephard's True West

Kit Harington and Johnny Flynn are to star in the West End premiere of Sam Shepard’s True West.<p>It will run at the Vaudeville Theatre from November 23 …

Kit Harington

Preview of 'True West' at Ridgfield Theater Barn

Seating is cabaret style and audience members are invited to bring food and drink to enjoy before the show and at intermission.<p>SAM SHEPARD CLASSIC, …

Critically-Acclaimed

Writers Theatre's Buried Child sacrifices Sam Shepard's ghoulish humor for tragedy

But the performances are stellar in Kimberly Senior's monumental staging. Director Kimberly Senior's monumental staging of Sam Shepard's …

Vegetables

KPOP, Desperate Measures, Harry Clarke Are Winners of 8th Annual Off Broadway Alliance Awards

Jo Bonney, André De Shields, David Rabe, and Mary Testa will receive Legend of Off Broadway Awards.<p>The Off Broadway Alliance has announced the …

Off Broadway

Legendary Writer Tom Wolfe Dies at 88

<b>Tom Wolfe</b>, the legendary journalist, writer, and novelist, died on Tuesday at the age of 88.Known as one of the most notable members of the …

Wolfe

Acclaimed ‘Fool for Love’ details rocky relationship

The relationship of two tormented lovers who inexorably continue their dysfunctional hookup is at the core of a production from Chicago Street Theatre of Valparaiso.<p>Sam Shepard’s “Fool for Love” runs May 25-June 9.<p>Performances are set for 8 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays, 2:30 p.m. June 3 and 7:30 p.m. …

San Francisco

Two plays deal with betrayal with mixed results

Outdoors, the coyotes are yapping. Indoors, an intriguingly ominous dynamic is unfurling, as two mismatched brothers exchange uneasy chitchat. Austin, a writer, is sitting at a typewriter, looking tense. Lee, a menacing drifter, is restlessly pacing the kitchen-dining area of this California home — …

Lifestyle

Rep Stage closes 25th season with volatile Sam Shepard play 'True West'

Eerie wails of coyotes, mixing with the ceaseless drone of crickets, might conjure up something of the old, rugged American West. But heard from …

Sam Shepard

New York’s La MaMa to Receive Tony Award for Regional Theater

La MaMa E.T.C., the downtown Manhattan theater that was one of the major birthplaces of the Off Off Broadway scene, will receive the 2018 Regional …

Award Shows

'Bloodline' premiere recap: 'Part 1'

Hello everyone and welcome to <i>Bloodline</i>! If you’ve been counting the days till Kyle Chandler (Coach Taylor from <i>Friday Night Lights</i>, a.k.a. the BEST …

TV

Bob Dylan Launches New Whiskey Line Heaven’s Door

Bob Dylan has launched a new whiskey line called Heaven’s Door. It features a straight rye, a Tennessee bourbon, and a double barrel whiskey. He partnered with Marc Bushala—co-founder of bourbon brand Angel’s Envy—for the venture. “We both wanted to create a collection of American whiskeys that, in …

Celebrity (UK)

Nominees Announced for 8th Annual Off Broadway Alliance Awards

Jo Bonney, André De Shields, David Rabe, and Mary Testa will receive Legend of Off Broadway Awards.<p>The Off Broadway Alliance has announced the …

Off Broadway

Off Broadway’s Signature Theatre Sets 2018-19 Slate With Lynn Nottage Residency, New Musical By Dave Malloy

Off Broadway’s Signature Theatre has announced a 2018-19 season featuring six works by five resident playwrights, including two productions by …

Award Shows

Signature Theatre Announces 2018-19 Season

Signature Theatre has announced its 2018-19 season. Six works will be featured, including one world-premiere musical by the company's first musical …

Sam Shepard

New Signature Theatre Season Features 2 Lynn Nottage Plays, Enlists Dave Malloy as First Musical Theatre Writer-in-Residence

The lineup also includes works by Will Eno, Athol Fugard, and Sam Shepard.<p>Signature Theatre has enlisted Pulitzer Prize winner Lynn Nottage and <i>The</i> …

Pulitzer Prize

VIDEO: Chita Rivera, Andy Karl and More Perform 'Somewhere' at Olivier Awards

We've lost many a theatre artist this past year, from actress Barbara Cook to playwright Sam Shepard. The Society of London Theatre paid tribute to …

West Side Story

Ethan Hawke, Paul Dano to star in 'True West' on Broadway

April 7 (UPI) -- Ethan Hawke and Paul Dano are set to star as Lee and Austin in the Roundabout Theatre Company's winter production of the late Sam …

Ethan Hawke

Sam Shepard embodied, examined American myth

This is an archived article that was published on sltrib.com in 2017, and information in the article may be outdated. It is provided only for …

Salt Lake City

Preview of Sam Shepard's 'Fool For Love' by BTE

"This play is to be performed relentlessly, without a break..."<p><i>Pictured above: Anthony Urillo, Kailee Ostroski, Chet Ostroski, and Ryan Wantroba</i> …

Pulitzer Prize

Ethan Hawke and Paul Dano Will Star in Sam Shepard’s True West on Broadway

More than a year after his death, Sam Shepard’s work is getting a new life on Broadway. The Roundabout Theatre Company announced today that Ethan …

Ethan Hawke

Ethan Hawke, Paul Dano To Head Sam Shepard’s ‘True West’ On Broadway

Ethan Hawke and Paul Dano will square off in a new Broadway production of Sam Shepard’s <i>True West</i>, the Roundabout Theatre Company announced today. …

Entertainment Industry

Ethan Hawke, Paul Dano returning to Broadway in Sam Shepard’s True West

Ethan Hawke and Paul Dano are teaming up for a new Broadway production of Sam Shepard’s Tony- and Pulitizer-Prize nominated play <i>True West,</i> Roundabout …

Henry IV

Ethan Hawke and Paul Dano to Star in Broadway Revival of Sam Shepard’s True West

The Roundabout Theatre Company production will play a limited engagement at the American Airlines Theatre beginning in December.<p>Tony and Oscar …

American Airlines

Ethan Hawke and Paul Dano to Star in ‘True West’ on Broadway

Ethan Hawke and Paul Dano will star as mismatched brothers in a coming Broadway production of Sam Shepard’s “True West” directed by James Macdonald, Roundabout Theater Company announced Tuesday. The play is slated to open on Jan. 24, 2019, at the American Airlines Theater; previews are to begin on …

The Theatre

Thirteen Recommendations

ByGianluigi Ricuperati[3.19.18] <i>“If the creation of contemporary culture had a global hero, his name would coincide with that of John Brockman.”</i> <b></b> …

Silicon Valley