Shane - Dallas Theater Center

JAN 31 – FEB 23, 2025
Kalita Humphreys Theater

Written by Karen Zacarías
Adapted from the novel by Jack Schaefer
Directed by Blake Robison

The Wild West Story of Heroism and Family.

One of the greatest Westerns of all time finds new life on the stage! Shane, a mysterious ex-gunfighter, is a man with a dangerous past. Yet, the Starrett family finds kinship with him, and Shane helps protect their Wyoming farm. Their story sheds new light on the allure, mythos, and values of the Wild West — a chapter in history that still has many tales to tell. Based on the classic novel by Jack Schaefer, acclaimed playwright Karen Zacarías brings an exciting, fresh perspective to an extraordinary American genre.

Show Details: Recommended for ages 11 and up. This Western drama contains cowboys, gun violence and saloon showdowns.