Here's how the reading is billed: "A Man's Man is a powerful, timely new drama about three generations of men bound by family obligations and the unexpected revelations that force them to question the pressures of conventional stereotypes as they face loss and love."
Williams' plays include Straight Faced Lies, The Other Day and Recovery.
The Planet Connections Theatre Festivity is New York's premiere eco-friendly, socially conscious not-for-profit arts festival.
The reading of A Man's Man is free and open to the public, but reservations are required. Reservations and more information can be found by visiting planetconnections.org/a-mans-man.
Holed up in a seedy motel on the edge of the Mojave Desert, two former lovers unpack the deep secrets and dark desires of their tangled relationship, passionately tearing each other apart. Led by director Daniel Aukin (Back Back Back at MTC, 4,000 Miles), Tony winner Nina Arianda (Venus in Fur at MTC, Born Yesterday) and Sam Rockwell (A Behanding in Spokane, The Way Way Back) bring an explosive intensity to Sam Shepard’s (Buried Child, True West) landmark myth of the new Wild West.