A new experimental theater drama about America’s history of violence by Erik Ehn, directed by Glory Kadigan with original music by Maya Solovéy and original puppet design & puppetry direction by Jeanette Oi-Suk Yew.
A killer walks in a circle, finds a killer, circles the killed. Experimental writer Erik Ehn’s latest play about the violent and universal cycle of life follows the tragedy of Emmett Till and his mother that helped spur the Civil Rights Movement as well as three other stories, illustrating America’s history of violence towards those most vulnerable. Society cannot hide from any of this, from losing, moving, seeing, longing. This poetic and lyrical play creates a unique world where the victims are allowed to show the killer himself again, and again, despite…
The cast of 20 includes Francesco Andolfi, Richarda Abrams*, James Edward Becton*, Carlotta Brentan, Kaela Mei-Shing Garvin, Trevor Latez Hayes, Bob Jaffe*, Laura E. Johnston*, James B. Kennedy, Adin Lenahan, Joyce Miller,Kathleen O’Neill*, Neil Tyrone Pritchard, Gina Marie Russell, Sawyer Spielberg*, David Stallings, Ken Straus, Harold Surratt*, Perri Yaniv*, and Kayte Zhang. *Member, Actors’ Equity Association, AEA Showcase.
Theater: LA MAMA First Floor Theater
Address: 74A East 4th Street
New York, NY 10003
Cost:$18, $13 Students/Seniors, $10 for 10
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