Iconic American playwright Sam Shepard returns to New York with a world premiere play set in a troubling Los Angeles limbo of abandoned spouses, dark family secrets and a mute nurse with the scariest silent scream since Munch.
“Mr. Shepard has said all this before, and with more dramatic urgency and clarity.” New York Times
“Your tolerance for unsolved—unsolvable– mystery will be the gauge of how much you like this play.” Philadelphia Inquirer
“…ethereal and discomfiting new play set in a Los Angeles house haunted by five lost souls.” Entertainment Weekly
“What Heartless reinforces is that we’re all lost, in various stages of decay and disrepair. Characteristically, Shepard finds the dark humor in this quandary.” USA Today