Walnut Street's Other Desert Cities, Starring Ann Crumb, Begins Jan. 14
14 Jan 2014
Tony Award nominee Ann Crumb takes on the role of acerbic aunt Silda Grauman in the Walnut Street Theatre production of Jon Robin Baitz's acclaimed family drama Other Desert Cities, which begins Jan. 14 in Philadelphia.
Staged by Kate Galvin, the Walnut Street production will officially open Jan. 22. Performances continue through March 2 in Philadelphia.
The Broadway hit, which was Tony-nominated for Best Play, centers on a wealthy Republican family whose Palm Springs holiday celebration is derailed when their liberal daughter arrives with her new memoir that seeks to unveil a painful secret.
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