Detroit plays at Playwrights Horizons/Mainstage Theatre
416 West 42nd St, New York, NY 10036
Seating chart & directions
Somewhere in the suburbs of a mid-sized city, Ben and Mary welcome into their lives the rootless couple who move in next door. But as this foursome bonds over backyard barbecues, the neighborly connection they find threatens to unravel the lives they've built and change them forever. An ecstatic, dangerous new comedy, Detroit exposes the nerves that live just under the surface of American life.
Detroit is by Lisa D'Amour and is directed by Anne Kauffman. Featuring, John Cullum, Darren Pettie, Amy Ryan, David Schwimmer, Sarah Sokolovic.
LISA D'AMOUR is the recipient of an Obie Award for Nita & Zita. Produced to acclaim at Chicago's Steppenwolf Theater, Detroit was a finalist for the Pulitzer Prize.
Obie Award winner ANNE KAUFFMAN is the director of Maple and Vine (Playwrights Horizons), The Thugs, This Wide Night, and Stunning.
Scheduled: August 24 – October 7, 2012
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