"A thrilling new play...acted up to the hilt by a remarkable company...an astonishingly wrought, high drama"
In Bernalillo, New Mexico, Ray and Earl return home to mark the passing of their estranged father, Henry.
Over a bottle of bourbon and a box of old photographs, tales of their childhoods emerge. As they encounter Henry's bizarre collection of friends, including his wild and voracious lover, the colourful circumstances surrounding his death provoke violen suspicion...
The Late Henry Moss marks the first play by Sam Shepard to be produced at the Almeida. His other work includes the Pulitzer-Prize winning Buried Child, A Lie of the Mind and Fool for Love.
Michael Attenborough directs the European Premiere of The Late Henry Moss. His productions inlude Playing with Fire at the National Theatre, Five Gold Rings and The Mercy Seat as the Artistic Director of the Almeida Theatre.
Director: Michael Attenborough
Design: Robert Jones
Lighting design: Mark Henderson
Composer and Sound Design: Adam Cork
Cast includes: Martin Barron, Flaminia Cinque, Trevor Cooper, Brendan Coyle, Simon Gregor, Curtis Jordan, Andrew Lincoln, Jason Watkins
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