"Seeing Dorothy Loudon in the first Broadway show I ever saw defined the wow factor for me. As she stepped on the stage, she garnered entrance applause. (Note to self), 'I loved that.' Between Michael Bennett's staging and choreography, and Loudon's second act solo 'Fifty Percent,' I was convinced that New York and Broadway was where I wanted to be."
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.