Faustus has it all... Fame, success, a loving family. But a careless wager with a beguiling magician threatens everything. David Mamet's timeless retelling of a classic legend explores one man's discovery of life 's most important and fragile treasures. Dr. Faustus is written and directed by David Mamet and features an all-star cast: master sleight-of-hand artist Ricky Jay, celebrated Broadway and TV actor David Rasche, Broadway and West End veteran Colin Stinton, and Sandra Lindquist.