We're Imploding: A Toy Theater Double Feature
A puppet séance, singing flea circus, and atomic energies await you!
"Are You With Us, Graham Grant Graven?" and its companion piece, "The Esther Bateses," grapple with what it means when skewed perceptions are willed into reality.
Puppet Design and Direction: Mark Fox Songs, Text, and Direction: Megan Murtha
Performance: Zoë Geltman, Elizabeth Logan Harris, Maggie Katz, Claire Moodey, Megan Murtha, Ashley Nease, and Katie Proulx
Megan Murtha is a theater maker (playwright, director, composer) whose work has been performed at Classic Stage Company, Dixon Place, Theater for the New City, The Bushwick Starr, and other spots in NYC. She is a MacDowell Colony Fellow and has been a Visiting Artist at Bucknell University and St. Marys College of Maryland where she led object theatre workshops. She currently teaches International Writing at NYU.
Mark Fox began making puppets as the founder and Creative Director of Saw Theater in the 1990s. With Saw, Fox created and performed multi-media puppet works at such national venues as Theater for the New City (NYC), Detroit Institute of Arts, and The Center for the Puppetry Arts (Atlanta). His drawings, paintings, and sculptures can be found in numerous public collections, including the Museum of Modern Art, the Philadelphia Museum of Art, the Whitney Museum of American Art, the Albright-Knox Gallery, the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, and the Anderson Collection at Stanford University. markfoxstudio.com