Maher is currently starring in the world premiere of Annie Baker's "The Flick" at Playwrights Horizons, which opens March 14, in a part she wrote for him—Sam, an employee at a movie theater in Worcester County, Massachusetts.
“The Flick,” Annie Baker’s deliberately anti-theatrical drama at Playwrights Horizons about the banal existence of employees of a rundown cinema, can’t sustain at three hours plus.
Sundance Institute has included Pulitzer Prize winners Annie Baker and Doug Wright among its Theater Lab class of 2014.
The award-winning playwright collective’s artistic directors chat about the vigorous formula that repeatedly fosters the theater scene’s new blood.
Signature Theatre boasts an impressive roster of outstanding playwrights, including, in the 2015–16 season alone, A.R. Gurney, Annie Baker, Arthur Miller, and many more.