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INCOMING! MINOR CHARACTER
This performance contains the use of loud gunshot sound effects.
440 Lafayette Street
Members and Partners: $20Non-Members: $25 + feesRunning Time: 80 minutes
Photo by Elke Young
New Saloon’s irreverent mashup of English-language translations of Uncle Vanya – from the dusty 1916 edition to Google Translate’s whack results – is a kaleidoscopic amplification of Chekhov's depressing comedy. Each character is interpreted by multiple actors and through multiple translations, in an athletic attempt to say one true thing. “I’ve been made a complete fool,” Vanya says, “foolishly betrayed,” Vanya agrees, “stupidly cheated,” Vanya clarifies.New Saloon (Milo Cramer, Morgan Green, and Madeline Wise) handcrafts original performances — from evening-length dramas to two-minute dance videos. They celebrate the unique and enduring aspects of live performance and the dramatic canon; putting ancient traditions in dialogue with contemporary aesthetics, politics, and new media.
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Created by New SaloonDirected by Morgan GreenDramaturg Elliot B. Quick Featuring Rachel Christopher, Milo Cramer, Austin Durant, Fernando Gonzalez, David Greenspan, Caitlin Morris, Sarah Tolan-Mee, and Madeline Wise
Producer Caroline GartStage Manager Katherine SheltonComposer Deepali GuptaScenic Designer Kristen RobinsomCostume Designer Alice TavenerLighting Design Masha Tsimring and Oliver WasonSound Design M. Florian Staab
Text Anton Chekhov
Translations Marian Fell, Laurence Senelick, Paul Schmidt, Carol Rocamora, Milo Cramer and Google Translate
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