A sonic retelling of drugged seduction in Homer’s The Odyssey — filtered through the lens of Internet fetish, Native-American menstrual cycles, and Icelandic volcano rituals for disposing of the elderly – the audio-fueled “extended play” NECTARINE EP de-stimulates of the audience’s perception through visual and auditory manipulation.
Playing at The Flea through February 24: http://smithsmith.wordpress.com/2013/01/30/nectarine-ep-plays-flea-theater-feb-8-17/
Direction and text by Tommy Smith.
Featuring Jamie Bock, Jenelle Chu, Jessica Frey, Marlowe Holden, Christine Lee, Cristina Pitter, Michelle Silvani, Lulu Ward and Mari Yamamoto.
Additional direction by Tom Costello and Benjamin H. Kamine. Original Music by John Osebold, Michael McQuilken and Julian Hill. Arranged, Mixed and Mastered by Michael McQuilken, and Video Design by Sarah Lasley.