The World Is Round

The World Is Round

"Ripe Time’s World does the Mother Goose of Montparnasse proud."- The Village Voice

  THE WORLD IS ROUND   Confused by what is real and what is not, Rose climbs a mountain looking for an answer. Armed with a blue chair and a host of songs, Rose climbs and what she finds at the top is not at all what she expected. Through a rocking live score, aerial dance and acrobatic choreography, THE WORLD IS ROUND shoots us through a kaleidoscope of Rose's dreams, fears and ambitions. 

THE WORLD IS ROUND

Confused by what is real and what is not, Rose climbs a mountain looking for an answer. Armed with a blue chair and a host of songs, Rose climbs and what she finds at the top is not at all what she expected. Through a rocking live score, aerial dance and acrobatic choreography, THE WORLD IS ROUND shoots us through a kaleidoscope of Rose's dreams, fears and ambitions. 

The World Is Round

The World Is Round

"...playful and musical and beautifully presented. Utterly faithful to the text and the spirit of Stein's quicksilver intelligence, it also reveals with simplicity the fable that undergirds the word play, the rite of passage that delivers a young child into the fearful adult world of responsibility and possibility and wonder." - The Huffington Post

  THE WORLD IS ROUND    Premiering April 17-30 at BAM.  A play with songs by Rachel Dickstein  Music and Lyrics by Heather Christian   Based on Gertrude Stein’s The World Is Round    The New York Times  on The World Is Round

THE WORLD IS ROUND Premiering April 17-30 at BAM.

A play with songs by Rachel Dickstein

Music and Lyrics by Heather Christian

Based on Gertrude Stein’s The World Is Round

The New York Times on The World Is Round

 “ Ravishing moments . . . stunning images . . . pure visual entertainment . . .   . [Rachel] Dickstein is a maverick illusionist” – The New York Times  (on INNOCENTS)

Ravishing moments . . . stunning images . . . pure visual entertainment . . . .[Rachel] Dickstein is a maverick illusionist” – The New York Times  (on INNOCENTS)

   “Breathtaking and poignant. A theatrical event to be reckoned with.” –  Fred Backus  nytheatre.com  (on BETROTHED)

“Breathtaking and poignant. A theatrical event to be reckoned with.”Fred Backus nytheatre.com (on BETROTHED)

 “Intoxicating! [Director Rachel] Dickstein is clearly a passionate artist and she’s staged this piece with an ecstatic vigor of a woman in love.” -   Kerri Allen , Time Out  (on BETROTHED) 

“Intoxicating! [Director Rachel] Dickstein is clearly a passionate artist and she’s staged this piece with an ecstatic vigor of a woman in love.” - Kerri Allen, Time Out (on BETROTHED) 

  “Thrilling and richly theatrical… SEPTIMUS AND CLARISSA finds hypnotic poetry in the ordinary, the solemn, the rapturous and just about everything in between.” – The New York Times

 “Thrilling and richly theatrical… SEPTIMUS AND CLARISSA finds hypnotic poetry in the ordinary, the solemn, the rapturous and just about everything in between.” – The New York Times

 SEPTIMUS AND CLARISSA best of 2011:  







 
 New York Magazine ,  The Huffington Post  and  Theatreofoneworld!    
 SDC’s Joe A. Calloway Nomination for Outstanding Direction 
 Drama League nominee for Distinguished Production of the year 
 Drama League nominee for Distinguished Performance of the year- Ellen McLaughlin   
 Drama Desk nominee for Best Score of the year in a play- Gina Leishman 

SEPTIMUS AND CLARISSA best of 2011: 

New York Magazine, The Huffington Post and Theatreofoneworld!

SDC’s Joe A. Calloway Nomination for Outstanding Direction

Drama League nominee for Distinguished Production of the year

Drama League nominee for Distinguished Performance of the year- Ellen McLaughlin

Drama Desk nominee for Best Score of the year in a play- Gina Leishman 

   “Beautiful, sophisticated theatre.” – David Delrosso, nytheatre.com (On INNOCENTS)

“Beautiful, sophisticated theatre.” – David Delrosso, nytheatre.com (On INNOCENTS)

    “ A
richly sensual and imaginative triptych filled with pleasures for the eyes and
ears.” -  Joe Dziemianowicz,  The Daily News  (On BETROTHED) 

“ A richly sensual and imaginative triptych filled with pleasures for the eyes and ears.”Joe Dziemianowicz, The Daily News (On BETROTHED) 

   “Vibrant… instantly captivates” - Theatremania (On   FIRE THROWS)

“Vibrant… instantly captivates” - Theatremania (On FIRE THROWS)

 AND SUDDENLY A KISS, THERE ON THE BACK OF MY NECK To premiere 2014/2015.

AND SUDDENLY A KISS, THERE ON THE BACK OF MY NECK
To premiere 2014/2015.

 “This is the best adaptation of Virginia Woolf that I’ve
ever seen on stage or screen. [SEPTIMUS AND CLARISSA is    ] certain to be on my
list of the best shows in this very young season.” - The Huffington Post

“This is the best adaptation of Virginia Woolf that I’ve ever seen on stage or screen. [SEPTIMUS AND CLARISSA is] certain to be on my list of the best shows in this very young season.” - The Huffington Post