Biography of Sam Shepard


Study Guides on Works by Sam Shepard

First debuted in 1978, Buried Child is written by Sam Shepard. A fantastic theatrical work of the American nuclear family along with the 1970 rural economic failure and the disillusionment of the traditional American family setting. The story...

True West premiered on December 23, 1980 at Joseph Papp's Public Theater in New York. But, it came to prominence when it was revived by the Steppenwolf Theatre Company in Chicago who would later bring it back to the New York before performing a...