Fool For Love

Fool For Love Tickets

1 hour 5 minutes (No interval)

Following the critically acclaimed smash hit productions of The Dazzle, Bug and Unfaithful, Emily Dobbs Productions is excited to present Fool for Love, the thrilling final show at Found111, ‘London’s most fashionable pop-up theatre’ – Fiona Mountford, Evening Standard.

Passionate and explosive, Fool For Love, by multi award-winning playwright Sam Shepard (Buried Child, True West) , stars New Jersey-born Adam Rothenberg (Ripper Street, A Streetcar Named Desire), making his eagerly awaited London stage debut, and Olivier award-nominated Lydia Wilson (King Charles III, Ripper Street, Star Trek Beyond). The cast also includes Joe McGann and Luke Neal.


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Fool For Love Synopsis: 

Confined to a run-down motel room Eddie and May spit truth and lies at each other as they fight for a love that they can’t live with, or without. Past, present and reality collide in this searingly funny, dark portrayal of love, loss and identity set against the stark backdrop of the Mojave Desert.

Age Restrictions: 
Suitable for ages 12+.
Sam Shepard
Emily Dobbs Productions
Simon Evans
Cast list: 
Adam Rothenberg, Lydia Wilson, Joe McGann and Luke Neal.
Fool For Love Schedule
Previews from: 
Wednesday, 26 October, 2016
Opening date: 
Monday, 31 October, 2016
Available from: 
Saturday, 10 December, 2016
Booking to: 
Saturday, 10 December, 2016
Saturday, 17 December, 2016


111 Charing Cross Rd, London, WC2H 0DT
Nearest tube:
Tottenham Court Road
Seat Plan:

Latest Fool For Love News & Features

Friday, October 28, 2016
Top London Theatre in New Venues Autumn/Winter 2016

This autumn/winter London theatre continues to offer a string of original options for those who are looking for a less than conventional performance space in the capital city. Whilst traditional venues continue to thrive in the West End, the growth of pop-up and temporary venues offers theatre goers a new dimension in performance, breaking down the fourth wall and allowing both audiences and performers to experience live theatre in a brand new way.

Wednesday, October 12, 2016
Interview with Ripper Street's Adam Rothenberg on Fool For Love at Found111

'Ripper Street' star Adam Rothenberg is set to make his London stage debut in Sam Shepard's Fool For Love at Found111 in central London later this month. Described as being "passionate and explosive" the play is set in a run-down motel room where Eddie and May spit truth and lies at each other as they fight for a love that they can’t live with, or without.

Fool For Love
Thursday, September 29, 2016
Fool For Love at Found111 starring Adam Rothenberg and Lydia Wilson

A new production of Sam Shepard's play Fool For Love will run at Found111, a fringe performance space in central London, from 26 October to 17 December with an official opening on 31 October at 7.30pm.

Emily Dobbs Productions has announced that Fool For Love will be the final show at Found111 following previous productions of The Dazzle, Bug and Unfaithful. It will once again be directed by Simon Evans.

Our Review

Sam Shepard fans are getting a double dose of his challenging American work this season, the first of which marks the finale for Found111, the hipster pop-up venue in central London on the site of the old Central St Martin's building. Fool For Love explores an area Shepard does best – the darker underbelly of America. Through this slight yet intense love story... Read more

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