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 the audience become implicit... Read more
Fool For Love
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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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.