Musicals / Plays Sam Shepard Plays List

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List of Sam Shepard plays with descriptions, including any musicals by Sam Shepard, playwright. This Sam Shepard plays list includes promotional photos when available, as well as information about co-writers and Sam Shepard characters. This list of plays by Sam Shepard is listed alphabetically and includes art of the play's posters when available. List includes Simpatico, Fool for Love, more. What plays did Sam Shepard write? All these, one-acts, musicals, or full-length plays are by Sam Shepard and can help you decide, "What are the best Sam Shepard plays?" (15 items)

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A Lie of the Mind Sam Shepard A Lie of the Mind is a play written by Sam Shepard, first staged at the off-Broadway Promenade Theater on 5 December 1985. The play was directed by Shepard himself with stars Harvey Keitel as ...more

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Buried Child Sam Shepard Buried Child is a play by Sam Shepard first presented in 1978. It won the 1979 Pulitzer Prize for Drama and launched Shepard to national fame as a playwright. Buried Child is a piece of theater ...more

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Curse of the Starving Class Sam Shepard Curse of the Starving Class is a play by Sam Shepard, considered the first of a series on family tragedies. Some critics consider it part of a Family Trilogy which includes Buried Child and True ...more

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Cowboy Mouth Patti Smith , Sam Shepard Cowboy Mouth is a 1971 play, written and performed by Sam Shepard and Patti Smith, and directed by Robert Glaudini.

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Fool for Love Sam Shepard Fool for Love is a play written by American playwright/actor Sam Shepard. Some critics consider the play part of a quintet which includes Shepard's Family Trilogy: Curse of the Starving Class, ...more

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Geography of a Horse Dreamer Sam Shepard Geography of a Horse Dreamer is a play by Sam Shepard.

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Heartless Sam Shepard Heartless is a play by Sam Shepard.

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La turista Sam Shepard La Turista is a play by the American playwright Sam Shepard, first performed in New York in 1967. The title refers to the most common illness among tourists. The two main characters are Salem ...more

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Operation Sidewinder Sam Shepard

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Simpatico Sam Shepard Simpatico is a play by American playwright Sam Shepard. It opened at the Joseph Papp Public Theater in New York on the night of 14 November 1994. In 1999, it was adapted for the screen in the ...more

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Suicide in B Flat Sam Shepard Suicide in B♭ is a play by Sam Shepard.

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The God of Hell Sam Shepard The God of Hell is a play by American playwright Sam Shepard. The play was written in part as a response to the events of September 11, 2001, and has been described by Shepard as "a ...more

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The Tooth of Crime Sam Shepard The Tooth of Crime is a musical play written by Sam Shepard which made its premiere in London's Open Space Theatre on July 17, 1972. It tells the story of aging rock singer Hoss, doing battle ...more

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Tongues Sam Shepard Tongues is a 1978 play by Sam Shepard and Joseph Chaikin. Tongues is a series of monologues set to percussion and meant for one actor. Shepard and Chaikin had previously agreed to do a piece ...more

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True West Sam Shepard True West is a play by American playwright Sam Shepard. Like most of his works it is inspired by myths of American life and popular culture. The play is a more traditional narrative than most of ...more