Tony Award nominee Sheryl Kaller (Next Fall) directs the invitation-only reading of the play that is billed as "a new comedy surrounding a graduation that sets off a series of emotional and romantic entanglements."
Pack is also an Emmy Award nominee for "America: A Tribute to Heroes." He has written and performed the one-man comedy shows The Senior, Something Flexible With Meaning and Undisputed: My Night with the Queen of Soul. His full-length play, Stan The Man, is slated to open in New York next year. His latest play The Whisper will be presented as a one-night-only benefit for the Felix Organization Aug. 22 at Guild Hall in East Hampton.
Holed up in a seedy motel on the edge of the Mojave Desert, two former lovers unpack the deep secrets and dark desires of their tangled relationship, passionately tearing each other apart. Led by director Daniel Aukin (Back Back Back at MTC, 4,000 Miles), Tony winner Nina Arianda (Venus in Fur at MTC, Born Yesterday) and Sam Rockwell (A Behanding in Spokane, The Way Way Back) bring an explosive intensity to Sam Shepard’s (Buried Child, True West) landmark myth of the new Wild West.