Event A Vast Wreck - by Richard Caliban
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VenueNew York City, New York, United States
First Date15th April 1993
Primary GenreTheatre - Spoken Word
Secondary Genre
Hamilton, LaurenLauren HamiltonActorPlaywright
McDermott, CarolynCarolyn McDermottActorWoman in greenJunk, Knockout, Campaign Manager, Art Critic, Lab Technician, Woman In Robes, Tourist
Montgomery, ChuckChuck MontgomeryActorSolveig's Mother, Doc Gibbs, Daddy, Art Critic, Lab Technician, Captain, Tour Guide, Young Brute
O'Mara, MollieMollie O'MaraActorSolveigTroll
Orlandersmith, DaelDael OrlandersmithActorMother AaseTourist
Palmer, HughHugh PalmerActorAslakArt Critic, 1st Mate
Pasley, ThomasThomas PasleyActorA Buttonmoulder
Simonds, DavidDavid SimondsActorPeter Gibbs
Caliban, RichardRichard CalibanAdaptation
Caliban, RichardRichard CalibanAssistant Director
Hoge, JohnJohn HogeComposer
Myers, MaryMary MyersCostume Designer
Chepulis, KyleKyle ChepulisDesigner
Caliban, RichardRichard CalibanDirector
Aldous, BrianBrian AldousLighting Designer
Ibsen, Henrik, Henrik IbsenPlaywright
Liljestrand, EricEric LiljestrandSound Designer
Production NationalityUnited States
Performance languageEnglish
Further InformationChoreography by The Company This was the world premiere of A Vast Wreck by Richard Caliban. The play is based on Ibsen's Peer Gynt and Our Town by Thornton Wilder. The character Peer Gynt is found again as Peter Gibbs. In a program of the installation, the play is described as "an ambitious Ibsenite journey through" Our Town "and our times - with Peter Gibbs - a lover, artist, politician, spiritual leader and criminal - on a mad race to make his mark on the world. "
Event Identifier98694