Playwright File: Sam Shepard (General)


The file contains dozens of clippings spanning Shepard's career in theater and film; flyers and programs for various productions at La MaMa and elsewhere; a small number of correspondence and invitations; and several obituaries.

Date created: 1965 – 2017
English, Spanish
Press, Programs, Promotional Materials, Correspondence, Written Reviews
Newsprint; glossy paper; white, yellow, orange paper
multiple original clippings/photocopies
15 programs/flyers
6 letters/email
8.5 in (width) 11 in (height)
Sam Shepard (describes), Elsa Gress (author), Ana Fernandez-Caparros Turina (author), Robert Patrick (author), Lee Kissman (depicts), O-Lan Shepard (depicts), Madeline Leroux (depicts), Joyce Aaron (depicts), Playfare (publisher), Playbill (publisher), New York Times (publisher), Home Planet News (publisher), Dan Isaac (author), New York Daily News (publisher), Douglas Watt (author), Frank Rich (author), Village Voice (publisher), Irene Oppenheim (author), Victor Fascio (author), John Lahr (author), Other Stages (publisher), Renfreu Neff (author), Ray Wise (depicts), Stephen Mellor (depicts), Michael Feingold (author), Charles Marowitz (author), Don Nelsen (author), Ross Wetzsteon (author), Glenda Frank (author), The Villager (publisher), Sally Sevcik (author), Eileen Blumenthal (author), After Dark (publisher), Patti Smith (author), Michiko Kakutani (author), Esquire (publisher), Newsday (publisher), Cynthia Blair (author), John Malkovich (depicts), Gary Sinise (depicts), Allan Wallach (author), Lanford Wilson (depicts), Paul Foster (depicts), Benedict Nightingale (author), Mark Petrakis (depicts), NY Talk (publisher), Richard Taylor (author), Show Business (publisher), Chicago Tribune (publisher), Chicago Reader (publisher), Bonnie Marranca (author), Mel Gussow (author), Walter Kirn (author), Signature Stories (publisher), Jennifer Allen (author), Chelsea Clinton News (publisher), Susan Shapiro (author), Harry Haun (author), Hank Gallo (author), Jim Hoberman (author), Soren Agenoux (author), Harold Blumenfeld (author), Ellen Stewart (recipient), Walter Kerr (author), Richard Eder (author)
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