" Theatrical legend JoAnne Akalaitis creates a site-specific processional performance exploring the monumental impact of the messenger character from classic drama.
Audiences are split into four groups, each led on a unique a journey through NYU Skirball’s lobby, hallways, and out-of-the-way spaces where some of history’s most memorable messengers bring them tidings of bad news — and they do not spare the gory details. Taken from the works of Aeschylus, Euripides, Sophocles, Racine, and Brecht, tragic monologues are spoken and sung in a harmonious chorus of English, interwoven with Greek, Latin, German, and French, with movement influenced by the Indian Kathakali tradition. All paths lead to the empty stage where the performers tell the battle story from...
Just closed TWO MILE HOLLOW at the Women's Project off-broadway. TWO MILE HOLLOW was part of WP Theater's annual Pipeline Festival, written by Leah Nanako Winkler and directed by Morgan Gould. Produced by Sally Cade Holmes. Cast included myself, Jade Wu, Keren Lugo, Sathya Sridharan, and Bjorn DuPaty.
Come see Leah Nanako Winkler's new play TWO MILE HOLLOW at WP Theatre (formerly known as the Women's Project)! Directed by Morgan Gould and part of the 2018 Pipeline Festival, performances are:
Thurs 4/26 @ 7pm
Fri 4/27 @ 3pm & 8pm
Sat 4/28 @ 8pm
Produced by Sally Cade Holmes. Cast includes myself, Bjorn Dupaty, Keren Lugo, Sathya Sridharan, and Jade Wu.
"When the Donnellys gather to divide their belongings after the sale of their oceanfront mansion, both an internal and literal storm brew. A satirical takedown coupled with moments of disorienting sincerity, Two Mile Hollow explores the age old theater genre of affluent white families retreating to their big houses for a weekend of secrets and fights with brutality, awe and compassion…. only this time, none of the white characters are played by white actors. #TwoMileHollowPlay"
Played "Mary" in Kate Tarker's new play LAURA AND THE SEA, directed by Dustin Wills as part of Vineyard Theatre's developmental Fall Reading Series. Find out more on Vineyard's site, here. The cast also featured Kellie Overbey, Molly Bernard, Bruce McKenzie, Chris Bannow, Liam Craig, and Ashton Heyl. Many thanks to Vineyard and Henry Russell Bergstein Casting!
We were nominated for a Lucille Lortel Award for Best Musical! Read about it in Variety!
After 2 extensions, we closed indie-pop band Sky-Pony's new musical THE WILDNESS off-Broadway. Directed by Tony Award nominee Sam Buntrock, with choreography from Lortel Award nominee Chase Brock; written by and starring Obie Award winner Kyle Jarrow and Tony Award nominee Lauren Worsham. Thanks to Ars Nova and PlayCo!