Berlioz: Episode in the LIfe of An Artist

Berlioz: Episode in the Life of an Artist is a symphonic theatre experience where the programme notes from Hector Berlioz Symphonie Fantastique are performed. A scripted theatre and dance piece is presented while a recording of the music is played.

Production History

2003, Reading, Sulzer Regional Library, Smoke & Mirror Productions
 (Celebration of Hector Berlioz 200th Birthday)


Volve

Volve is an exploration of the tension between reason and passion through dance, music, and theatre.

Production History

2015, World Premiere, Ebenezer Lutheran Church Auditorium,
     Chicago Danztheatre Ensemble


Giving Sorrow Words

Co-adapted with Peter Anderson

Giving Sorrow Words is an adaptation of the National Association for Poetry Therapy's collection of the same name.

 Production History

2002, World Premiere, Breadline Theatre, Smoke & Mirror Productions
2002, Purdue University, Smoke & Mirror Productions
2002, Loyola University Chicago, Smoke & Mirror Productions
2004, Loyola University Chicago, Smoke & Mirror Productions


Poetry Theatre

co-Adapted with Peter Anderson

Theatrical adaptation of  Poets Maggie Rubin, Maureen Flannery, and Tom Roby.

Production history

2004, World Premiere, The Loop Theater, Smoke & Mirror Productions


paper bag void

A contemplation on the idea of the fertile and infertile void by the communal bursting of paper bags.

Production History

2001, World Premiere, The Cornservatory, Blackjack Productions (Cabaret O' Kaos)
2001, Mary-Arrchie Angel Island Theatre, Abbie Hoffman Festival, Noumena, Inc.
2002,  Mary-Arrchie Angel Island Theatre, Abbie Hoffman Festival, Noumena, Inc.
2012, Abbie Hoffman Festival, The Den Theatre, Noumena, Inc.


Saccharine Pop Death

Pre-millenial tensions concerning the end of the world are explored and related to late nineties pop music.

Production history

2001, World Premiere, The Cornservatory, Blackjack Productions (Cabaret O' Kaos)
2001, Mary-Arrchie Angel Island Theatre, Abbie Hoffman Festival, Noumena, Inc.