Boom! Theater Company to Present 8 New Works of New Works Festival, 4/12-5/5
boom! theater company is two weeks away from the opening of the second half the New Works Festival taking place at the boom! theater in South Lake Union from April 12th through May 5th. Offering 8 new works from within and outside the company as well as 2 living installations, any night at the theater will be completely different than the next.
The new works include:
boatcanoetubfloaty: Written by The Steve's (Steven Ackley and Ellen Elizabeth Steves), Directed by Steven Ackley. Three brothers plan to take vengeance against their parents who abandoned them at sea when they were young. (50 Minutes)
Brilliantine Box: Written by Tracy Cahill, directed by Nick Spinarski. The Peculiar Voyage of Roderick Parr is a dreary children's show about a little boy who's brother pushes him out to sea in a box, as so many brothers would given half a chance. Young Roderick finds that the world is what we believe it to be when we allow ourselves to drift away. (50 Minutes)
Everest: Written and Directed by Zach Nystrom. Two men try to tackle and in turn meet the tallest woman in the world. (30 Minutes)
Mountain of Dreams: Written and Directed by David Brown King. Three southern red neck relatives are interviewed about a piece of art one of them created that has made millions.
Sexy Coffee: Written and Directed by Heidi Korndorffer. Sexy Coffee, staring Heidi Korndorffer, is a one woman show depicting life as a scantily clad Barista here in Seattle. Inspired by true events, Heidi shares how working at a Sexpresso can be a dirty job.
Fight: Written and Choreographed by Joshua Williamson. Two elite hitman come face to face at a bar in south downtown, only one will walk away with his life, an experiment with stage combat.
Over: exposed: Generated by That G! Theatre lead by Dani Prados. Materials: clay, box, sand, film, rope, man, woman.
Vitruvius: Written and Performed by Angus Maxwell. Part performance part installation investigating the boundaries between the synthetic, the natural, and where human creation falls in the mix.
Vitruvius: Created by Angus Maxwell
The Dark Tower: Created by Robert Kompare
boom! theater is located at 429 Fairview Avenue North in South Lake Union. Just west of Fairview on Republican. Parking available.
$10 first time, $8 anytime after. Bar open, drinks for 2 to 3 dollars.
Doors open approximately 30 minutes prior to show time. All shows begin at 8pm.