From Pulitzer Prize-winning author Donald Margulies, a funny, unsettling, ultimately moving play about the limits of compassion and filial obligation.
From the producers: When troubled Billy appears out-of-the-blue in his estranged brother David’s Wall Street office, he soon tries to re-insert himself into the comfortable life David has built with his philanthropist wife and college-age son. What does Billy really want? Can he be trusted? And how much can family bonds smooth over past rifts?
American playwright Donald Margulies is a professor of English and Theater Studies at Yale University. In 2000, he received the Pulitzer Prize for Drama for his play "Dinner with Friends." Margulies' notable works include "The Country House," "Time Stands Still," and "Brooklyn Boy." His plays "Sight Unseen" and "Collected Stories" were finalists for the Pulitzer Prize for Drama, in 1992, and 1997, respectively.
The cast of "Long Lost" features Kelly AuCoin, Annie Parisse, Lee Tergesen, and Alex Wolff. Tony winner Daniel Sullivan ("Proof," "Saint Joan," MTC's "The Little Foxes") directs.What's Manhattan Theatre Club?
One of three not-for-profit organizations that produce a season on Broadway each year, MTC also has two smaller stages at City Center, where they produce mostly modern plays (and sometimes musicals) in a fairly conventional style. More here