Playwright Neil LaBute to Chat at Makor in May

News   Playwright Neil LaBute to Chat at Makor in May Makor, a program of the 92nd Street Y, will offer An Evening with Neil LaBute May 14.

The 7 PM evening with the prolific playwright is scheduled for 7 PM. LaBute will read excerpts from his work and will also discuss his upcoming Off-Broadway production. LaBute’s Some Girl(s) is scheduled to begin performances at the Lucille Lortel Theatre May 17. Eric McCormack, Fran Drescher, Judy Reyes, Brooke Smith and Maura Tierney will star under the direction of Jo Bonney. The limited engagement will play through June 24.

Playwright LaBute, recently represented Off-Broadway with Fat Pig and This Is How It Goes, is known for his gritty dramas, which include The Mercy Seat, The Shape of Things and bash: latter-day plays. His film works include "In the Company of Men," "Your Friends and Neighbors" and "Nurse Betty."

Makor is located in Manhattan at 35 West 67th Street. Tickets, priced at $15, are available by calling (212) 601-1000. For more information visit www.makor.org.