The Laramie Project: 10 Years Later…An Epilogue, Newman Center for the Performing Arts Monday, October 12 | Details | Read more Eleven years have passed since Matthew Shepard was brutally murdered near Laramie, and the Tectonic Theater Project has revisited the Wyoming border town to gauge the lingering impact of the crime. Showing in more than 150 theaters nationwide on the anniversary of Shepard’s death, the local performance features DU students and faculty.