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ACtor and Puppeteer

AEA - SAG/AFTRA

 

Next: Moira in a reading of a new musical of The Grifters by Joe Giuffre. The reading will be at Bricolage Theatre on Wednesday, October 4th at 8PM. 

Upcoming: Theatre Sabab's In The Eruptive Mode: a series of monologues in Arabic and English that explore themes of desire and violence in the contemporary Arab worldWe performed in Tunis in November, 2016 and in Metz, France at the Festival Passages in May, 2017. Our next stop is Antwerp, Belgium in October.

Last: Daughters of Troy had a residency on Governor's Island in early September for The Persephone Project.  Cordelia in a reading of King Lear with Markaid Productions at Bricolage Theatre in early July.

Recent (and future): After premiering Dan Hurlin's Demolishing Everything with Amazing Speed at Bard SummerScape in July, the show returned to ADI in late November and early December, 2016. See the New Yorker's wonderful teaser video. Read Ben Brantley call it a "Harrowing Puppet Show" in his Review in The New York Times. Read Helen Shaw's gorgeous Review in the Village Voice. Read Howlround's stunning essay on the piece. 

Recent: Ingrid Bergman in CasablancaBox, a behind the scenes telling of the making of Casablanca - a movie about a war, made during that war, largely by people displaced by that war. We ran at HERE Arts Center in April and were nominated for two Drama Desk Awards: Outstanding Projection Design for Reid Farrington, and Unique Theatrical Experience. 

Slightly Less Recent: Amanda in Private Lives at Riverside Theatre in Vero Beach, FL. The Daughters of Troy Project had a showing at Dixon Place on November 21st 2016, featuring my short play What You Owe Your Widow. Body: Anatomies of Being with Blessed Unrest at the New Ohio. The Pact at St. Ann's Warehouse Puppet Lab. Hagoromo at the Brooklyn Academy of Music. The Return at the Metropolitan Museum of Art. War Horse North American Tour.