"It's surreal being so close with Anthony now, having grown up on the OBC recording and spending hours learning guitar and piano accompaniment so I could impress my friends. I got to see Anthony and Adam's last Broadway performance of Rent at the Nederlander. The energy was palpable. I was just about to start Cry-Baby, and it felt full circle. . . little did I know I would end up with Anthony on the next show! Maybe I should think of it as more of an upward spiral."
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.