THE SCREENING ROOM: Happy Birthday, Lindsay Mendez (Video)
01 Mar 2013
Lindsay Mendez, last seen as the out-of-place, yet charming, waitress Rose Fenny in the Off-Broadway musical Dogfight, celebrates her birthday March 1. In celebration, Playbill.com looks back at several Mendez moments on stage, in concert and more.
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.