Look at the Fish Theatre

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Look at the Fish Theatre produces plays that are not embraced by commercial theatre; plays with a unique brand of magic that mirror certain truths about humanity. Look at the Fish provides a home for known & unknown works outside of the mainstream so they may thrive & become fully realized. We create an environment of fun and experimentation, providing a home for playwrights, actors, designers & artists with off-beat vision and dedication to their work. We re-imagine the traditional theatre production schedule: creating an individualized rehearsal period that affords company members a chance to work in a way that is creative and exploratory. Rehearsals and performance schedules are tailored to each individual production with the goal of presenting shows that are extensively developed and have a truly defined creative direction.


Schedule of Upcoming Productions

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Production History

Seascape With Sharks And Dancer  | Open: 11/03/11 Close: 11/20/11
This work is from Don Nigro's Pendragon cycle of plays.  Ben, a writer, pulls a young woman from the ocean. He takes her to his nearby bungalow to recuperate and gets more than he bargained for. Tracy is a rude houseguest, and denies that she needed rescuing at all. Ben still finds himself drawn to her despite her strange & uncompromising nature. The pair become closer as the scene is set for a romantic comedy. The play, like Tracy herself, defies expectations and goes deeper; exploring the ways in which we sabotage our own desires. Tracy feels trapped in Ben's world, and fears that their budding relationship can't last. Ben cannot seem to convince Tracy that his love will last, and the two become locked in struggle to overcome her suspicions. Tracy is certain that all human relationships must eventually turn into nightmares. Will Ben's tolerance and love be enough to overcome Tracy's insecurities and win her heart? Their tempestuous relationship demonstrates the ways in which love can become war, and it's a battle that neither Ben or Tracy can afford to lose. 


About the Company: Look at the Fish Theatre

Look at the Fish strives to produce plays that are not embraced by commercial theatre; plays with a unique brand of magic that mirror certain truths about humanity. but cannot find a home in the commercial world.  Unknown or well known plays that can't find a home in the world of mainstream theatre. To create this home for the playwrights; as well as a community of actors, designers and artists. Look at the Fish creates an environment of fun and experimentation, providing a home for playwrights, actors, designers & artists with off-beat vision and dedication to their work. Look at the Fish re-imagines the traditional theatre production schedule, creating an individualized rehearsal period which affords company members a chance to work in a way that is creative and exploratory. Rehearsals and performance schedules are tailored to each individual production with the goal of presenting shows that are extensively developed and have a truly defined creative direction.


 

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