ROBIN HOOD: AN ELEGY
Approximately 120 minutes
Ensemble cast of 8-9 actors
Mixed genders, predominantly black
Robin Hood: An Elegy follows a Black Robin Hood who magically transcends space and time experiencing state-sanctioned racism. Set both in 2015 and the past, Robin’s plight mirrors and invokes the ethos of #blacklivesmatter in a struggle to assert humanity, dignity, and cunning against long-standing foes. In an age-old fight against white supremacy for justice and freedom, will Robin prevail?
Premiere produced by The Generic Ensemble Company at the Vortex in
August 2015; Directed by kt shorb
KUT Arts Eclectic Interview with Mike Lee
Austin Chronicle Interview
Austin American Statesman Review
Austin Chronicle Review
Empirica Magazine Interview
Offstage and On the Air Interview with Lisa Scheps & Nicole Shiro
Approximately 70 minutes
7-8 Women, Latinx
1-2 Men - 1 white, I Latinx
A visceral text and movement conjuring of Latina archetypes and the women who embody them – past, present, and future.
When You KnoW, You KnoW
Approximately 20 minutes
2 Latinx Women
1 White Man
Flor and Stephen are on a drive that will take them through the last two years of their relationship together. The ups, the downs, the in betweens, the loving exchanges, and the hurtful arguments. How do you make a change? You can listen to your head, your heart, or both; but when you know, you know.