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A Red Orchid Theatre’s
By Sam Shepard
Directed by Dado
Featuring Michael Shannon & members of A Red Orchid Theatre

Buried secrets, blackmail, and false identities race onto the stage in Simpatico, a tragicomedy about the slippery netherworld of thoroughbred racing from Pulitzer Prize-winning dramatist Sam Shepard. When a simple phone call causes Carter and Vinnie’s shady past to resurface, fierce loyalties that were once hot-blooded begin to run astray. McCarter is proud to collaborate with the acclaimed Chicago ensemble A Red Orchid Theatre to bring this riveting American drama to Princeton, starring Tony and Oscar-nominated actor Michael Shannon (Boardwalk Empire, Nocturnal Animals, Long Day’s Journey Into Night) and members of A Red Orchid Theatre.

“A sharply hilarious lament for a mythic America and the fallout of one quintessential con.”
Chicago Sun Times

“It is like a cross between a modern film noir, Ibsenesque thriller and revenge drama.” 
London Evening Standard.

For more about A Red Orchid Theatre please visit http://www.aredorchidtheatre.org

Location: Berlind
Seating Chart
Dates: Sept 8-Oct 8, 2017
Run Time:
Schedule Reminder
9/16Opening Night
9/17Dialogue on Drama
9/21Pride Night Party
9/24Post-Show Discussion
9/27Post-Show Discussion
9/30Open Captioning
10/7ASL Interpreted
10/7Audio Described
New Jersey State Council on the Arts
This program is made possible in part by funds from the New Jersey State Council on the Arts/Department of State, a Partner Agency of the National Endowment for the Arts and by funds from the National Endowment for the Arts.
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