NAKED ANGELS: The Democracy Project - update!!!!!
Taking place between the National Conventions and the general elections, The DEMOCRACY Project is the latest in the Naked Angles' long-running series which focus on contemporary social issues. Naked Angels asked participating artists to address the theme of Democracy in any manner they found personal, relevant or intriguing. The result will be a stimulating, multi-dimensional arrangement of their responses, interlaced with live music omit. These short pieces will be rehearsed and presented with a cast of special guests over the three week period. Each evening will be hosted by a noted figure from the world of the Arts, Politics or Academia, who will then participate in a open format about the ideas that have been presented.
Evening 1: Sullivan Travels Again by Nicole Burdette; American Past Time by Josh Ben Friedman; Lip Service by Jerome Hairston; How We Get to Where We're Going by Theresa Rebeck The Dying City by Chris Shinn
Evening 2: UNTITLED by Stephen Belber; UNTITLED by John Belluso; The Art of the Practical by Doug Cordell; Cooperman & Dink by Graham Gordy; Nosotros by Hugh Murtagh; Patriot, Schmatriot by Louise Rozett
Evening 3: Reagan in Hell by Lee Blessing; Samsara by Jauana Kennedy; Medieval Scene by Kenneth Lonergan; The Arizona Rule by Pippin Parker; The Fitting by Frank Pugliese; The Least We Can Do by Andy Yerkes
Evening 4: Kandor by Tom Fontana; UNTITLED by Warren Leight; The Conductor by Eduardo Machado; White Jesus by Deidre O'Connor; PS I'm Glad You Sent Your Hair by Seth Zvi Rosenfeld.
The casts will include: Jessica Arinella, David Eigenberg, Nathan Dean Mark Margolis, Chris Messina, Tim Ransom, Ray Anthony Thomas, Toby Parker, Victor Rasuk, Kerry Washington and Dean Winters (more to be announced).
Performances begin on Tuesday, September 14 Saturday, Oct. 2nd, September 30, 2004.
Performance Schedule: Monday Saturday at 7PM (No Sunday's)
Evening 1: September 14 17
Evening 2: September 20 22
Evening 3: September 23 27
Evening 4: September 28 - October 2
The Culture Project's 45 Below is located at 45 Bleecker Street (at Lafayette)
For tickets please call (212) 352-3101. Tickets are $15