Playwrights debut. Obie, Drama Desk, and Princess Grace Award winner. Recent directing: Annie Baker’s The Antipodes; Branden Jacobs-Jenkins’ Everybody; Albee’s The Sandbox, Fornes’ Drowning, and Kennedy’s Funnyhouse of a Negro (as an evening, Signature Plays); A.R. Gurney’s The Wayside Motor Inn (all at Signature Theatre); Sarah DeLappe’s The Wolves (The Playwrights Realm, NY Stage & Film, and upcoming at Lincoln Center); Abe Koogler’s Kill Floor (LCT3); Mike Bartlett’s An Intervention (Williamstown); Amy Herzog’s After The Revolution, 4000 Miles (Baltimore Center Stage); Zoe Kazan’s Trudy and Max in Love, Eliza Clark’s Future Thinking (South Coast Rep); Lucas Hnath’s Red Speedo (Studio Theatre); Dan LeFranc’s Troublemaker (Berkeley Rep); Partners, O Guru Guru Guru (Humana Festival); Annie Baker’s The Aliens (SF Playhouse, Studio Theatre). With The Mad Ones: Samuel & Alasdair: A Personal History of the Robot War, The Essential Straight and Narrow, and Inspector Pennywhistle. Upcoming: Zoe Kazan’s After The Blast (LCT3), Albee’s At Home at the Zoo (Signature Theatre), Lily Thorne’s Peace For Mary Frances (The New Group), and Tracy Letts’ Mary Page Marlowe (Second Stage).
So funny and unexpectedly touching! ‘Miles for Mary’ provides an ideal showcase for The Mad Ones’ strengths.—Ben Brantley, The New York Times Critic’s Pick
Pure delight and radiating pleasure! Your troubles lift from your shoulders while you’re watching 'Miles for Mary.' Go now, go now. Don’t dare dream it’s over.—Helen Shaw, Time Out New York ★★★★★