Larry Pine & More Will Join Ed Harris in Sam Shepard’s Buried Child

first_img Show Closed This production ended its run on April 3, 2016 View Comments Related Shows Buried Child This is some off-Broadway lineup to look forward to! Larry Pine, Rich Sommer, Paul Sparks and Nat Wolff will join the previously reported Ed Harris, Amy Madigan and Taissa Farmiga in Buried Child. Directed by Scott Elliott, the New Group revival of Sam Shepard’s play will begin previews on February 2, 2016 at the Pershing Square Signature Center’s Alice Griffin Jewel Box Theatre. Opening night is scheduled for February 17, with the limited engagement set to run through March 13.Pine has appeared on Broadway in The Royal Family, The Seagull, End of the World, Angels in America and Bus Stop. Screen credits include The Master Builder, Moonrise Kingdom, Vicky Cristina Barcelona, Maid in Manhattan, House of Cards, Blue Bloods, Homeland and The Good Wife.Sommer is best known for his portrayal of Harry Crane on AMC’s Mad Men. Other notable TV appearances include Wet Hot American Summer, Curb Your Enthusiasm, Law & Order (SVU and Original), and recurring roles on Elementary and The Office. Film work includes The Devil Wears Prada, Celeste and the upcoming Rob Reiner project, LBJ. Sommer made his Broadway debut in Harvey with Jim Parsons at Studio 54 and most recently co-starred with David Morse in Roundabout’s The Unavoidable Disappearance of Tom Durnin.Sparks stars on the forthcoming series, The Girlfriend Experience, produced by Steven Soderbergh for Starz. He continues as the Underwoods’ provocative biographer, Thomas Yates, in House of Cards and recurs on the upcoming HBO series, Crime. Additional screen credits include Boardwalk Empire.Wolff’s recent screen credits include Paper Towns, Ashby, Fault in Our Stars, The Intern, Palo Alto and the upcoming In Dubious Battle, Death Note and Rosy.Shepard’s Pulitzer Prize-winning play Buried Child returns 20 years after its last major New York production. Dodge (Harris) and Halie (Madigan) are barely hanging on to their farmland and their sanity while looking after their two wayward grown sons Tilden (Sparks) and Bradley (Sommer). When their grandson Vince (Wolff) arrives with his girlfriend Shelly (Farmiga), no one seems to recognize him, and confusion abounds. As Vince tries to make sense of the chaos, the rest of the family dances around a deep, dark secret. Pine will play Father Dewis.last_img

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