"Based on the true story of conjoined twins Violet and Daisy Hilton who became stars during the Depression," press notes state, "Side Show is a moving portrait of two women joined at the hip whose extraordinary bondage brings them fame but denies them love."
"I think everyone in this room is buzzing with excitement," Padgett said. "It's been six months since we were in La Jolla. It's a long time."
"We just want to improve on what we have. We are going to be doing some rewriting, as well as [implementing] some new design changes we want to make," Russell previously told Playbill.com. "There's going to be a larger orchestra there, so that has to be taken care of. It's so great that we have this next step."
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.