The Next Theatre Lab
The story: In a rundown Texas trailer park, a family plots to hire a professional hit man to kill a family member and collect her insurance policy.
Playwright: Tracy Letts
Director: Wilson Miliam
Premiere: 1993, Next Theatre Lab, Evanston, Ill. (1998, SoHo Playhouse, off-Broadway)
Cast (off-Broadway): Scott Glenn, Michael Shannon (shown with Shanna Franks in the Next Theatre Lab production), Amanda Plummer, Marc A. Nelson, Sarah Paulson