"Saturday Night Live" cast member Ana Gasteyer was the original Elphaba in the 2005 Chicago premiere of Wicked. She repeated her work in the Broadway company when she succeeded Eden Espinosa in 2006. She has also appeared on Broadway in The Rocky Horror Show, The Threepenny Opera and The Royal Family. Gasteyer also appears in the film musical "Reefer Madness."
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.