PHOTO SPECIAL: Playbill "Plays Ball" in Anticipation of Super Bowl XLVIII
31 Jan 2014
With Super Bowl XLVIII taking over Times Square and the Broadway theatre district, the Playbill.com staff decided to join in on the fun and edit a handful of Playbill covers in honor of the occasion.
On Sunday, Feb. 2 the Seattle Seahawks will face off against the Denver Broncos at MetLife Stadium in the first-ever, open-air, cold-weather Super Bowl. Click here for Playbill.com's theatregoing guide to Super Bowl Weekend 2014, with everything from Broadway performances to where to get a bite to eat after the show.
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.