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THROUGH MAY 11th ONLY
MARISOL By Jose Rivera Directed by Niegel Smith
WHEN: Thursdays at 7:30 PM; (Talkback after the performance on Thursday April 24th at 7:30 PM); Fridays and Saturdays at 8 PM; Sundays at 3 PM WHERE: Luna Stage, 555 Valley Road, West Orange Purchase Tickets Online or by phone or in-person Tues.-Fri. 10 AM-3 PM, 973.395.5551
“…Rivera's play is angry, fearsome, fantastic, and poetically frenzied, without surrendering either its sanity or its mordant sense of humor… It's a cry from the poet's heart.” —Village Voice
Above: Cynthia Fernandez and Emma O'Donnell. Photo by Steven Lawler.
TALKBACK WITH DIRECTOR NIEGEL SMITH FOLLOWING THE 7:30 PM PERFORMANCE ON THURSDAY APRIL 24TH
Niegel Smith is a performance artist and theater director who sculpts social spaces into unique communal environments where we make new rituals, excavate our pasts and imagine future narratives. His theater work has been produced by The Public Theater, Classical Theatre of Harlem, Magic Theatre, HERE Arts Center, Hip Hop Theatre Festival, Summer Play Festival, New York Fringe Festival and the Phoenix Theatre Ensemble, and his participatory walks have been produced by Elastic City, American Realness, the Prelude Festival, Abrons Arts Center, Visual AIDS, the Van Alen Institute and PS 122. READ MORE...