The Whale

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The playwright explores the controversial subject in his play, currently running at Williamstown Theatre Festival.

The Piano Lesson, Dogfight Are Winners of Off-Broadway's 2013 Lucille Lortel Awards
By Andy Lefkowitz · May 6, 2013
The Playwrights Horizons production of Samuel D. Hunter's The Whale takes the award for Outstanding Play.
The Whale
By Brian Scott Lipton · Nov 5, 2012
Shuler Hensley gives an astonishingly brave performance as 600-pound-man willingly facing death in Samuel D. Hunter's often remarkable new play at Playwrights Horizons.