Thursday, February 14, 2019

True West **** by Barry Gordin

By: Isa Goldberg February 14, 2019: Riding into the sunset, that’s the way all true cowboy movies end, isn’t it?  At least, Sam Shepard seems to have thought so. His popularly reviv…

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West End's True West, with Kit Harington & Johnny Flynn, Captured by Audible by Andy Lefkowitz

The celebrated West End staging of Sam Shepard's True West, currently appearing at London's Vaudeville Theatre, has been recorded by Audible for release as an audio play. Matthe…

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Audible to Release Recording of London’s True West, Starring Kit Harrington and Johnny Flynn by Ruthie Fierberg

Sam Shepard’s classic is also currently on Broadway with Ethan Hawke and Paul Dano.

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True West starring Kit Harington and Johnny Flynn to be released on Audible by Georgia Snow

The West End production of True West, starring Kit Harington and Johnny Flynn, has been recorded for audio release on Audible. The

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Monday, February 11, 2019

Broadway Grosses: Football Legend Tiki Barber Gives Kinky Boots a Box Office Boost by

Over the past couple weeks, audiences have been treated to a unique talent onstage at the Al Hirschfeld Theatre, where New York Giants legend Tiki Barber has taken over as Don in Kinky …

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Wednesday, February 6, 2019

True West by David Kaufman

Having seen it at least four times before, I can say with certainty that Sam Shepard’s "True West" (1980) is a firm and solid play: a play to be pondered both while you’re watching it an…

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Monday, February 4, 2019

Broadway Grosses: True West Rides into the Spotlight by

A celebrated new Broadway revival of Sam Shepard's True West opened at the American Airlines Theatre on January 24. Buoyed by strong reception and electrifying lead performances from Eth…

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BWW Interview: Marylouise Burke Is a Conflicted Mom in TRUE WEST by Naomi Serviss

Her two adult sons are home alone and the combination is a toxic brew in this Sam Shepard classic.

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Broadway Box Office Cools To $26M With NYC’s Chilly Winter Temperatures by Greg Evans

With New York City temperatures hitting single digits, virtually every Broadway show saw at least some decline at the box office last week, and with two fewer productions on the boards than …

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True West **** by Barry Gordin

By: David Sheward February 4, 2019: Sam Shepard’s True West is on the long list of American classics stars salivate to be cast in. Like Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf, Long Day’s J…

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Sunday, February 3, 2019

TRUE WEST: Tried and True and False by Peter Filichia

Some productions wait until the end of the show to dispense Playbills. TRUE WEST should be one of them. For...Continue Reading The post TRUE WEST: Tried and True and False appeared first on …

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Top New York Stage This Week: Philip Glass’s Cool School, Chill Pills by Mark Beech

This week in New York performing arts, the composer Philip Glass brings Laurie Anderson and Bernard Sumner of the band New Order to Carnegie Hall, while Sharon Van Etten plays the Beacon The…

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This Week on Broadway for February 3, 2019: Rent Live on Fox Review by James Marino

Peter Filichia, James Marino, and Michael Portantiere discuss Rent Live on Fox, Three shows at 92Y Lyrics & Lyricists: We’ll Have Manhattan: Rodgers & Hart in New York, Fashion I…

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True West revival starring Ethan Hawke, Paul Dano and a slew of toasters by Oscar E. Moore

Unfortunately Paul Dano is totally miscast and so half of the equation goes missing in this very uneven production. While Ethan Hawke makes up for that in spades. Perhaps a bit too much in…

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Top London Stage This Week: Pinter and Miller to The Streets by Mark Beech

In London performing arts this week, “Leave to Remain” and “Cost of Living” have both opened to some strong reviews. The revival of the acclaimed “Home, I’m Darling” and the fi…

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TRUE WEST unbalanced revival – a toast to the toasters by Oscar E Moore

Sam Shepard’s 1980 period piece TRUE WEST comes across as an amalgamation of character study, Albee’s The American Dream (1961) and Neil Simon’s The Odd Couple (1965) with a chorus of …

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Saturday, February 2, 2019

Ethan Hawke and Paul Dano On Their Epic Onstage Battle as True West’s Clashing Brothers by Ruthie Fierberg

The actors push each other to their most honest in the Broadway revival of the Sam Shepard classic.

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Friday, February 1, 2019

BWW Exclusive: Ken Fallin Draws the Stage - TRUE WEST by Ken Fallin

BroadwayWorld has teamed up with renowned caricature artist Ken Fallin, a life-long theater enthusiast, who has drawn many Broadway and Off-Broadway productions. Below, check out his latest …

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Clive Owen to Star in New West End Staging of The Night of the Iguana by Andy Lefkowitz

Stage-and-screen star Clive Owen has signed on to play Rev. T. Lawrence Shannon in a new West End production of Tennessee Williams' The Night of the Iguana. Directed by James Macdonald (…

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Thursday, January 31, 2019

True West Review: Ethan Hawke and Paul Dano fight and switch in Sam Shepard Broadway revival. by Jonathan Mandell

In the first Broadway revival of Sam Shepard’s 1980 play, Ethan Hawke portrays Lee, a drifter, a drinker, and a thief who disrupts the life of his younger brother, Paul Dano’s Austin, an…

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True West with Ethan Hawke, Paul Dano: Review, Pics, Video by New York Theater

  In the first Broadway revival of Sam Shepard’s 1980 play, Ethan Hawke portrays Lee, a drifter, a drinker, and a thief who disrupts the life of his younger brother, Paul Dano’s Au…

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“True West” at the American Airlines Theatre by Richard Seff

Sam Shepard was born in 1943 in Fort Sheridan, Illinois; and by 1964 he was ready to start becoming a highly original and prolific playwright. From his first work (“Cowboys”) to his last…

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Brotherly Hate: ‘True West’ by Matthew Wexler

Ethan Hawke and Paul Dano star in the Broadway revival of 'True West,' Sam Shepard's blustery 1980 play about sibling rivalry. The post Brotherly Hate: ‘True West’ appeared first…

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‘TRUE WEST’ by Corine Cohen

My thoughts on Sam Shepard’s ‘TRUE WEST’ at The American Airlines theatre. Click the arrow to hear my podcast review.

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Wednesday, January 30, 2019

“True West” at American Airlines Theatre, New York by Blouin Artinfo

Roundabout Theatre Company presents Sam Shepard’s “True West,” which runs through March 17, 2019, at New York’s American Airlines Theatre.Ethan Hawke and Paul Dano star as “brother…

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Tuesday, January 29, 2019

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