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  1. 'The Right Stuff' Blu-ray review: Kaufman's 1983 astronaut drama soars highRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 15, 2016 |

    Writer-director Philip Kaufman 's " The Right Stuff " is a rousing adaptation of author Tom Wolfe 's eponymous non-fiction bestseller about the beginning of America's space program. Starring Sam Shepard, Ed Harris, Barbara Hershey, Fred Ward, Scott Glenn, Veronica Cartwright, Dennis Quaid, Pamela Reed, Mary Jo Deschanel, and Lance Henriksen, "The Right Stuff" dramatizes how a top secret military aircraft evaluation project evolved into the highly publicized manned space endeavor named Project Mercury.


  2. Sam Rockwell in Love & The Secrets of Making Hit Pop SongsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2015 | New Hampshire Public Radio -

    The actor Sam Rockwell explains why acting in every frame of the movie "Moon" can't compare to the difficulty of playing a damaged rodeo cowboy in Sam Shepard's play "Fool for Love." Also, reporter John Seabrook breaks down exactly what makes a pop hit - and how formulas can't completely account for their magic.


  3. Jeff Daniels And Michelle Williams Revisit Illicit Seduction In...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2016 | Deadline

    ... murderous. They want to annihilate each other. This is the electrifying production that this season's revival of Sam Shepard's Fool For Love aspired to be, also about a couple reuniting as they inch toward a death's grip of horrifying power and ...


  4. Jeff Daniels makes a powerful return to 'Blackbird' alongside a captivating Michelle WilliamsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2016 | Los Angeles Times

    ... the clipped, pugilistic rhythm of a David Mamet altercation and ends in the emotional bloodletting of a warped Sam Shepard romance. No point in asking whether Una, the character played with mesmerizing neuroticism by the waifish Williams, is closer ...


  5. Review Roundup: BLACKBIRD, Starring Jeff Daniels and Michelle...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2016 |

    ... murderous. They want to annihilate each other. This is the electrifying production that this season's revival of Sam Shepard's Fool For Love aspired to be...Daniels and Williams are so devastatingly into David Harrower's stem-winding tale of an ...


  6. The Landing Theatre Company to Open 2016 Season at The DocksRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 7, 2016 |

    ... humor...reality and dream; truth and lies; past and present mingle in an explosive, emotional experience." "... Sam Shepard 's purest and most beautiful play." -NY Daily News "It is as mysterious and unsettling-now you see it, now you don't-as spare ...


  7. Rarely Done presents Sam Shepard's angry 'The God of Hell'Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2016 | The Post-Standard

    Heather Roach and David Simmons in a scene from "The God of Hell" by Rarely Done Productions. In "The God of Hell," now onstage in an earnest Rarely Done production, all the Sam Shepard puzzle pieces are in place.


  8. Review Roundup: Buried Child, Starring Ed Harris, Opens Off-BroadwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2016 |

    The New Group presents Sam Shepard's BURIED CHILD, opening tonight, February 17, and playing through April 3, 2016 at The Pershing Square Signature Center . Directed by Scott Elliott, this production features Ed Harris as Dodge, Amy Madigan as Halie, Rich Sommer and Paul Sparks as their sons Bradley and Tilden, respectively, Nat Wolff as their grandson Vince, Taissa Farmiga as Vince's girlfriend Shelly, and Larry Pine as Father Dewis.


  9. Remembering Jimmy Boyer, Legend of TomorrowRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 8, 2016 | The Pordland Mercury

    I moved to Portland on New Year's Eve 1988, so maybe that means I have a decent claim in knowing some of what is referred to as "old Portland." Some of these things are near legendary, even to those who hear about them secondhand... such as Satryicon with its smack-copping-friendly bathrooms, or a one-bedroom apartment in a good neighborhood for less than $400.


  10. This Spring's 15 Must-See B'way and Off-B'way PlaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2016 | Back Stage

    ... that is joke-telling." "Buried Child" at the New Group at the Signature Center (Opens Feb. 17) This revival of Sam Shepard's harrowing family drama - perhaps America's most harrowing family drama? - positively oozes talent, with Scott Elliott ...


  11. Review: Your Theatre's 'True West' packs a punchRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 18, 2016 |

    Controversial is the word - among other variations of praise or criticism - most often used to describe the plays of Sam Shepard. The most popular titles include “Buried Child,” “Fool for Love,” “A Lie of the Mind” and “True West.” The last of these is currently playing at Your Theatre Inc. in New Bedford.


  12. The American dream and the truth unfold on Port Townsend...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 16, 2016 | Peninsula Daily News

    "Buried Child" by Sam Shepard is at the Chameleon Theater, 800 W. Park Ave. Showtimes: 7:30 p.m. Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays and 2:30 p.m. Sundays through Jan. 31. Tickets: Reservations are $15 via , while low-income discounts are available by phoning director David Hillman at 360-385-6207. If still available, tickets will be sold at the door.


  13. 'The Brothers Size' opens at the Hattiloo TheatreRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 7, 2016 | The Memphis Flyer

    ... aspire to myth and are often driven by percussion, calling to mind 20th-Century reformers like Peter Brook and Sam Shepard 's work with Joseph Chaikin. I don't have any clips from the Hattiloo' s production of The Brother's Size , which opens this ...


  14. With 'Have Moicy 2', Peter Stampfel Issues A Sequel 4 Decades In The MakingRead the original story

    Dec 23, 2015 | National Public Radio

    The singer-songwriter's original Have Moicy! album, released in '76, mixed folk, blues and country. Critic Ken Tuckers says that despite the long wait, Stampfel's follow-up has a real immediacy to it.


  15. Drunken-driving charge against actor Sam Shepard dismissedRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 18, 2015 | Las Cruces Sun-News

    Drunken-driving charge against actor Sam Shepard dismissed SANTA FE - Prosecutors in New Mexico have dismissed a drunken-driving charge against actor and playwright Sam Shepard. Check out this story on The Magistrate Court dismissal said there was no likelihood the case against Shepard would succeed at trial, The Albuquerque Journal reported.


  16. Top shows on Stan, Netflix and Presto: The best of TV online for summer viewingRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 17, 2015 | The Age

    ... little kingdom in the Florida Keys. While his mother (Sissy Spacek) is happy to have him back, his father (Sam Shepard) reacts with increasing hostility. Tragic secrets lie beneath it all, and Danny's siblings (Kyle Chandler, Linda Cardellini and ...


  17. BWW Flashback: Broadway Says Goodbye to Fool for Love; Concludes Run TodayRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 13, 2015 |

    Manhattan Theatre Club's acclaimed, extended Broadway premiere of Fool for Love , by Pulitzer Prize winner Sam Shepard , directed by Daniel Aukin , closes today at MTC's Samuel J. Friedman Theatre . Fool for Love began previews on Tuesday, September 15 and opened to rave reviews on Thursday, October 8. We're flashing back to the show's road to Broadway below! The cast of Fool for Love features Tony Award winner Nina Arianda , Sam Rockwell , Emmy Award winner Tom Pelphre y and Tony Award nominee Gordon Joseph Weiss .


  18. Nina Arianda and Sam Rockwell's Fool for Love Ends Broadway Run TodayRead the original story

    Dec 12, 2015 | Playbill

    The Broadway premiere of Pulitzer Prize winner Sam Shepard 's Fool for Love plays its final performance today, concluding a limited run that was extended a week due to strong reviews and word of mouth. Starring Tony Award winner Nina Arianda and Sam Rockwell , Fool for Love officially opened Oct. 8 at the Samuel J. Friedman Theatre.


  19. This Week's Videos: Hamilton Remixes a Christmas Classic, The...Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 4, 2015 | Playbill

    The cast of Hamilton hit the recording studio to perform a unique rendition of "Joy to the World" for 2015's edition of "Carols For a Cure"; The Wiz Live! offered a preview of the big NBC broadcast; Wayne Brady stepped into the role of Lola in Kinky Boots ; Gordon Joseph Weiss sat down to dissect his mysterious character in Sam Shepard 's Fool For Love ; and Paper Mill Playhouse 's A Christmas Story, The Musical released show highlights. See all of this week's videos below.


  20. Splinter Group's blighted 'Tomato' fails to thriveRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 4, 2015 | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

    ... and Parrone - a fine actor who is otherwise reduced here to being broody. It's not enough. Overly indebted to Sam Shepard's family plays, "Tomato" wants to tell a similar tale, involving prisoners of the American dream trapped in a world they never ...