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Unfinished Bird
     Unfinished Bird

A new song cycle, on tenderest terror and abject love,
based on the poems by Kate Colby


Sun Feb 28, 2016 at 2pm    Ruby Slipper Fringe Festival, Winston-Salem, NC
Fri Mar 18, 2016 - Lovesphere 21, Scuppernong Books, Greensboro, NC


(current project)



Tender Buttons
     Tender Buttons: Objects. Food. Rooms.

A spectacle in 3 parts.

Theater for the New City, New York City
September, 2014


Uncarved Block
     The Uncarved Block

An investigation of improvisation as performance.

Eonta Space, Jersey City
2012-2015      


Shelly's Spherical Journey
     Shelly's Spherical Journey

An operetta about ghosts and dreams that haunt us.

The New York International Fringe Festival
New York City
2012


Bubbles
     BUBBLES: a communophenomenological manifesto

A gradually stiffened improvisation for seven, with music.

Theater for the New City
New York City
2012


Margaret Mead's Islands of Passion

     Margaret Mead's Islands of Passion

A site-specific anthropological dig.

with the Conscientious Mythmakers

Westwerk
Leipzig, Germany
2011


Impossible Interviews


     The Impossible Interviews (Draft A)

A painful reenactment of a piece of the book by Italo Calvino.

Movement Research
New York City
2009