No Longer Showing.
Inspired by the paintings of Pieter Bruegel and August Strindberg’s A Dream Play, ELIJAH GREEN follows a divine spirit as it wanders through contemporary life. Despite unremarkable existences, the stories of the characters layer into a portrait of the interconnectivity of all
humans, with each individual both the center of the world and part of something they cannot comprehend.
Written and directed by Andrew Ondrejcak with movement by John Jasperse.
Performed by: Eleanor Hullihan, Yuki Kawahisa, Brian Mendes, Edgar Oliver,
Tanya Selvaratnam, Stuart Singer, Peter Cullen, Tenzin Gund-Morrow,
Meg Harper, Heather Lang, Mike Melkovic, and Imani Nia.
Stage and Costume Design: Andrew Ondrejcak
Lighting Design: Bradley King
Video Design: Tal Yarden
Sound Design: Kristin Worrall
Make-Up Design: Marco Campos
Stage Manager: Maurina Lioce
Assistant Director: Nina Segal
Costumes in collaboration with Alba Clemente and the Ethical Fashion Initiative.
Assistant Costume: Baille Younkman, Karen Boyer
March 10–12 and 17–19, 8pm
*Added show: Saturday, March 19th, 5pm
On Thursday, March 17, Andrew Ondrejcak will do a post-show Q&A with costume collaborators, Simone Cipriani and Chloe Mukai of the Ethical Fashion Initiative and Alba Clemente.
Elijah Green is made possible with support from the New England Foundation for the Arts' National Theater Project, with lead funding from The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation; Jerome Foundation; Howard Gilman Foundation; The Fan Fox and Leslie R. Samuels Foundation; and in part by public funds from New York City Department of Cultural Affairs in partnership with the City Council and New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Andrew Cuomo and the New York State Legislature. Elijah Green was awarded a 2015 grant from The MAP Fund, a program of Creative Capital supported by the Doris Duke Charitable Foundation and the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation; a 2015 Creation and Development grant from the New England Foundation for the Arts' National Theater Project; and was developed at residencies at the Baryshnikov Arts Center, The Kitchen, and the Park Avenue Armory.
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