McCarthy is the author of "All the Pretty Horses" and "No Country for Old Men," among other books.
The Sunset Limited, a two-hander, is "the tale of a man who saves another man's life on a New York City subway platform." The production began its run May 18 in the Garage Theatre and will remain there until June 25. Austin Pendleton directs as well as co-stars, along with Freeman Coffey.
Tickets to the production, set at $15, go on sale Dec. 23. Call (312) 335-1650.
The lineup has included such new works as Steven Dietz's Last of the Boys; the Frank Galati adaptation of Haruki Murakami's after the quake; Richard Greenberg's The Well-Appointed Room; and John Kolvenbach's Love Song with Francis Guinan, Mariann Mayberry and Molly Regan (March 30-June 4, 2006).