Other Desert Cities 2011

Opened: January 13, 2011
Closing: February 27, 2011

Other Desert Cities - 2011 - Off-Broadway History , Info & More

Mitzi E. Newhouse Theatre
150 West 65th St. at Broadway New York, NY 10023

In Other Desert Cities, Brooke Wyeth (Elizabeth Marvel), a once promising novelist, returns home after a six year absence to celebrate Christmas in Palm Springs with her parents (Stockard Channing and Stacy Keach), former members of the Reagan inner-circle, her brother (Thomas Sadoski), and her aunt (Linda Lavin). When Brooke announces that she is about to publish a memoir focusing on an explosive chapter in the family’s history, the holiday reunion is thrown into turmoil and the Wyeths are both bound together and torn apart as they struggle to come to terms with their past.

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OTHER DESERT CITIES Opens Thursday 1/13
by Gabrielle Sierra - January 11, 2011

Lincoln Center Theater production of Jon Robin Baitz' OTHER DESERT CITIES, directed by Joe Mantello, opens Thursday (January 13) at 6:45pm at the Mitzi E. Newhouse Theater (150 W. 65 Street.).


Other Desert Cities has had 2 productions including Off-Broadway which opened in 2011 and Broadway which opened in 2011.
Other Desert Cities has been nominated for several prestigious awards. These include Outstanding Play (Drama Desk Awards) for Jon Robin Baitz, Performance (Obie Awards) for Thomas Sadoski, Outstanding New Off-Broadway Play (Outer Critics Circle Awards), Outstanding Play (The Lortels) for Jon Robin Baitz, Outstanding Costume Design (The Lortels) for David Zinn, and Outstanding Director (The Lortels) for Joe Mantello.
Other Desert Cities has won several awards, including Outstanding Play (Drama Desk Awards) for Jon Robin Baitz and Performance (Obie Awards) for Thomas Sadoski. It also received the Outstanding New Off-Broadway Play award from the Outer Critics Circle Awards and the Outstanding Play award from The Lortels for Jon Robin Baitz. Additionally, David Zinn won the Outstanding Costume Design award and Joe Mantello won the Outstanding Director award at The Lortels for their work on Other Desert Cities.