New York City Players: Good Samaritans

90 minutes / Contains nudity / Suitable for 18 years and up

New York City Players presents a return of Richard Maxwell’s critically acclaimed GOOD SAMARITANS. In a dining hall at a rehabilitation center, pleasure battles virtue in this urban story of an intake counselor and her patient. Starring Rosemary Allen and Kevin Hurley. Written and directed with songs by Richard Maxwell.

“One of the most resolutely individual voices in American theater for more than two decades.” – Ben Brantley, The New York Times Read more »

“For some of us, Samaritans will prove (and indeed has proved) a gateway drug.” – Helen Shaw, Time Out New York Read more »

“The concrete-hard Good Samaritans, a production of Mr. Maxwell’s New York City Players, might be described as a concentrated, sugar-free version of the fluffy La La Land.” – Ben Brantley, The New York Times Read more »

Written and directed by Richard Maxwell
Cast: Rosemary Allen, Kevin Hurley*
Musicians: James Moore, David Zuckerman
Set, Lights and Costume Design: Stephanie Nelson
Additional Costume Pieces: Linda Mancini
Producer: Regina Vorria
Technical Director: Dirk Stevens

*The Actor appears through the courtesy of Actors’ Equity Association, the Union of Professional Actors and Stage Managers in the United States.