The New Group presents Sam Shepard’s Pulitzer Prize-winning play about an American family struggling to overcome the many obstacles in the way of the American Dream. Starring Ed Harris. More…
Dodge and Halie are barely hanging on to their farmland and their sanity while looking after their two wayward grown sons. When their grandson Vince arrives with his girlfriend, 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. This poetic and comedic take on the American family drama pulls apart the threadbare deluded visions of our families and our homes.
See it if Loved the first act went down from there and could have skipped the dead baby. Acting was wonderful, a real great.
Don't see it if Don't want to see a dead baby.
See it if You like suspense with great acting. I thought the actors did a great job playing intense characters but found it a bit confusing
Don't see it if You don't like dark suspenseful stories.
See it if You want to see some excellent actors struggle to bring sense, cohesion and emotional truth to a difficult American classic
Don't see it if You aren't into Sam Shepard, or if you are really into Sam Shepard and have seen a better production of this play.
See it if You like classical playwriting and long dialog with not a lot of action. See it if you want to see Ed Harris be awesome.
Don't see it if You want to be captivated by an engaging mystery. It's a bit meh in the end.
See it if you're looking for a well acted drama of a well scripted play.
Don't see it if you can't deal with drama and family disfunction, or you're looking for fluffy entertainment theatre.
See it if You like dark plays that don't spell everything out for you
Don't see it if If you don't like plays that leave things open for interpretation.
See it if you really love an intense drama. Ed Harris gives a strong performance, surrounded by an ensemble of top notch actors. It really floors you.
Don't see it if You dislike plays, especially those written by Sam Shepard or those that deal with family conflict either.
See it if Deep, dark dramas with solid performances.
Don't see it if You're interested in actuality liking any of the characters on stage. Well acted but left me wanting a lot more from the script.
See it if you want to see a simple story told with some decent acting.
Don't see it if talking is not your thing. There is a lot of it and some of it isn't all that captivating.
See it if Great acting by Ed Harris. I was unfamiliar w/this play so didn't know what to expect, didn't care for it. Male characters were well acted.
Don't see it if If you don't like dark, slightly confusing platy that doesn't answer all questions. I thought Taissa Farmiga's performance was rather weak.
See it if Great performances by all the cast. Subtle humor, intense drama and well, it's a Sam Shepard play...
Don't see it if You're not a Sam Shepard fan or if you don't like intense family drama
See it if this classic Pulitzer Prize winning drama. This production is engaging and offers a mostly solid cast. Ed Harris anyone?
Don't see it if you dislike thought provoking, symbolic theater pieces. This is a funny play but it's also very dark with twists and turns.
See it if You don't mind watching a talented and stellar cast reduced in a monotone, static, poor theatre production.
Don't see it if You enjoy great theatre productions.
See it if want to see a master at work- Ed Harris is brilliant. Buried Child is a family drama about secrets that damage. But young actors miscast.
Don't see it if You find it frustrating to still have questions about the complex plot when the play ends.