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“Epic, unpredictable, and deliriously ironic!”
— The Village Voice
“Compelling, explosive theater!”
— Los Angeles Times
“A scabrously funny play!”
— The New York Times
"Sam Shepard...is in his best form in Curse of the Starving Class...it's a pleasure to see it mounted at the Wilma in a generally strong production!"
Family Feud, Review in Philadelphia City Paper
"Sam Shepard, the self-proclaimed 'rock-and-roll Jesus with a cowboy mouth,' rides again at the Wilma Theater, where Curse of the Starving Class is having a strong revival."
Strong, relevant revival of Shepard real estate drama, Review in The Philadelphia Inquirer
"I guess they're sort of celebrities," said Scott Moser, supervisor of the Manatawna/Saul 4-H Club. "It's a neat thing, something new for us."
Roxborough 4-H club loans lambs to Wilma Theater cast, Preview feature on WHYY/Newsworks
"The Wilma Theater has teamed up with a Roxborough 4-H Club to recruit actors - small woolly ones, to be precise - for its production of Sam Shepard's Curse of the Starving Class. A cool breeze blew in late last week as members of both the theater company and the Manatawna/Saul 4-H Club prepared the loading dock for the three two-week-old Southdown lambs that will be in the show."
Wilma Theater hires three wild and woolly little actors, Preview feature in The Philadelphia Inquirer