Marisol (a staged reading)
By José Rivera
Winner of the 1993 Obie Award, Marisol, a poetry-infused apocalyptic play, follows Marisol Perez as she navigates the war torn city that was New York. The angels have left to fight a war in heaven and all of Earth will suffer until the people rise up to join the fight. Rivera’s plea for compassion in a ravaged world, Marisol was described by the Village Voice as “angry, fearsome, fantastic, and poetically frenzied, without surrendering either its sanity or its mordant sense of humour.”
Tickets are $12 in advance. Limited $15 seats at the door.
ONE NIGHT ONLY. Get seats while you can!
Marisol: Camila Diaz-Varela
Angel: Joella Crichton
Woman with Furs and Young Woman: Haley Garnett
June: Annie Mackay
Man with Golf Club, Lenny, Man with Ice Cream: Will King
Scar Tissue and Radio Announcer: Andrew Gaunce
Director: Em Piro
Dramaturg: Shelley Liebembuk
Narrator and Stage Manager: Joseph Zita
Producers: Madryn McCabe and Will King
The reading will be approx 1 hour and 45 minutes, with an intermission.
Stick around after the show and chat about the piece! We'd love to hear your thoughts.
There's also a bar. Did we forget to mention the bar?