"True West" by Sam Shepard

Sun, May 20, 2018, 2:00 pm

This American classic explores human terrain as complex as the California landscape in which the play is set. Sons of a desert-dwelling alcoholic and a suburban wanderer clash over a film script. Austin, the achiever, is working on a script he has already sold to a producer when Austin’s brother Lee, a petty thief, drops in. Lee pitches his own idea for a movie to the producer, who immediately wants Austin to scrap his bleak, modern love story and write his brother’s trashy Western tale. This darkly comic American masterpiece was a finalist for the Pulitzer Prize for Drama in 1983.

​Suggested audience high school and older.

Students $12 Adults $25
Pay-what-you-can preview on May 17 at 7:30 pm.

​Produced by Cloverdale Performing Arts Center
Directed by Christopher Johnston

Dates: May 18,19, 20, 25, 26, 27
Fridays and Saturdays at 7:30 – Sundays at 2:00
Generously sponsored by Reuser Industrial Park

Cloverdale Performing Arts Center

209 N. Cloverdale Blvd.

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