In the play, a famous author comes face-to-face with America's most notorious terrorist. As the clock ticks on death row, the bond between the two men grows. Terre Haute is inspired by Gore Vidal's famous essays on Oklahoma bomber Timothy McVeigh. This West End transfer is being presented by writing collective nabokov and Karl Sydow.
White is best known as a novelist, whose works include A Boy's Own Story, States of Desire: Travels in Gay America, and The Beautiful Room is Empty.