Bacall, the recipient of an honorary Academy Award, as well as two Tony Awards, is well-known for her acclaimed film roles, including To Have and Have Not; Key Largo; How To Marry A Millionaire; The Mirror Has Two Faces; and many more. She has also penned three autobiographies: Now; By Myself; and its update By Myself and Then Some.
Lauren was last seen on Broadway in 2000 with Waiting In the Wings. Other Broadway credits include Goodbye Charlie; Cactus Flower; Woman of the Year; and Applause, in which she also starred in the television version. She has appeared in the UK in The Visit, and also in regional productions of Wonderful Town; and Sweet Bird of Youth.
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.