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This Is How It Goes Tickets & Information

Public Theater / Anspacher

425 Lafayette Street.

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This Is How It Goes Summary

Neil LaBute turns his savage observer’s eye to small town America in this compelling new tale of manipulation, exploitation, race and infidelity. The author of The Shape of Things, In the Company of Men and the currently running Fat Pig brings the story of an interracial love triangle that becomes shockingly skewed to the stage of The Public Theater in this fierce and passionate drama.

This Is How It Goes Cast Members:

Amanda Peet, Ben Stiller, Jeffrey Wright

This Is How It Goes Creative Team

Author: Neil LaBute
Director: George C. Wolfe
Producer: The Public Theater
Press Agent: Arlene Kriv

This Is How It Goes Award Winners/Nominees


Nominated for 1 2005 Lucille Lortell Award:
  • Outstanding Lead Actor: Jeffrey Wright

This Is How It Goes Quick Facts

Running Time:

1 hour and 35 minutes, with no intermission

Price Range


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Audience :

May be inappropriate for 13 and under.
Children under the age of 4 are not permited in the theatre.

First Preview Date
March 11, 2005

Box Office Hours

Monday: 1pm - 6pm
Tuesday - Saturday: 1pm - 7:30pm
Sunday: 1pm - Curtain (when there is no performance closes at 6pm)