Tabletop Tragedies Cabinet of Curiosity

Tabletop Tragedies is a triptych of works by Chicago's Frank Maugeri with longtime collaborator Seth Bockley (The Last Matador, The Death and Life of Billy The Kid, and A Simple Soul).  These irreverent, imaginative, and affecting works, scored by Liz Chidester, tell true stories of fate and redemption using a vast array of techniques including hand-carved wooden puppets, beastly masks, haunting music, and an epic Wild West chase scene performed on paper scrolls. (Recommended ages 12+).

$30/$15 Students. $20 Industry
Fundraiser Wed 2/13/19: $100/$150

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02/07/19 - 02/17/19

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Tabletop Tragedies is a triptych of works by Chicago's Frank Maugeri with longtime collaborator Seth Bockley: The Last Matador, The Death and Life of Billy The Kid, and A Simple Soul. These irreverent, imaginative, and affecting works, scored by Liz Chidester, tell true stories of fate and redemption using an astonishing range of techniques including hand-carved wooden puppets, beastly masks, haunting music, and an epic Wild West chase scene performed on paper scrolls.

 

 

Author
Created - Frank Maugeri and Seth Bockley

Director
Seth Bockley

Performers
Time Brickey, Liz Chidester, Nicole Laurenzi, Bran Moorhead, Mike Steele and Allyce Torres

Production
Designed by Frank Maugeri

Tags: Festival, American, 2019