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Other Desert Cities (play)
Family crisis blazes in 'Other Desert Cities' at International City
Family crisis blazes in 'Other Desert Cities' at International City

This review has been corrected. See below for details. For those who have not yet seen Jon Robin Baitz’s Pulitzer-nominated “Other Desert Cities,” the first of that prolific playwright’s works to reach Broadway, the play’s current production at the International City Theatre is a prime opportunity to redress that shortfall.  Set in Palm Springs in 2004, Baitz’s drama features some of the most full-blooded and morally complex characters this side of Arthur Miller. Well-heeled Lyman Wyeth (Nicholas Hormann) is a former actor turned politician once at the tiptop of the GOP hierarchy. Wife Polly (Suzanne Ford) is an iron-willed socialite who hobnobs...

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