OBSESSED!: Susan Blackwell's Broken Arms and Open Mouth
[title of show] and Now. Here. This. star Susan Blackwell joins Seth at the piano to talk about her injury-ridden past. The hilarious raconteuse recounts how she ended up with casts on both her arms while playing an unblinking lesbian in The Mousetrap, and her trip to the emergency room when she couldn't close her mouth. To wrap things up, Blackwell re-creates her performance as a Transylvanian Anita in her high school's production of West Side Story. For Seth's weekly column, click here. For Seth's online home, visit SethTV.com.
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.