The evening, according to press notes, will take the audience "back to the good old days when songs were filled with desperate emotion, a spoken bridge, and riffs on every word. The evening will transport you to a time when flannel shirts and lip liner with no lipstick were the hottest trend. Songs by En Vogue, Boys II Men, Mariah, Salt-N-Pepa, K-C & JoJo, and many more will bring you back to your 6th grade school dance, slow dancing with 2 feet of space between you and your partner. The glory days."
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.