HERE I GO  Conceived, directed, and designed by Luke Leonard Words by David Todd Performance by Monk Parrots Photos by Corey Torpie Photography All rights reserved, Copyright 2012 Courtesy of Monk Parrots   Description   A sixty-something widow and Dolly Parton fan prepares banana pudding for her late husband while contemplating suicide. She is visited by her pet horse, memories of herself at various ages, and a shadow that tries to take her hand, but will she go?   Press   "Director/Designer Luke Leonard mines the associative imagery of the subconscious to surprising effect...a disorienting sense of the rush of conflicting thought and emotion."  –  Arterynyc   "...Lives up to the promise...A soundtrack for heartbreak...Very engaging..."  –   T&B On the Aisle   "Here I Go  is a brilliantly conceived and executed performance work...Go see this significant gem of a performance."  –   Theatre Reviews Limited   Production History    August 29-31, 2012   La MaMa Spoleto Open  A Special Event of Festival dei Due Mondi Cantiere Oberdan, Spoleto, Italy Supported by Foundation for Contemporary Arts, Offucina Eclectic Arts, La MaMa Umbria International, La MaMa ETC, A.R.T.-New York, MFTA, 59E59 Theaters, Monk Parrots patrons, and Brian and Karen Lowy   May 22-June 3, 2012   59E59 Theaters, Studio C  Supported by La MaMa E.T.C., Materials for the Arts, Mountain View Studios, 59E59 Theaters  With MICHAEL HOWELL, MARIAH ILARDI-LOWY, GATES LEONARD, NATALIE LEONARD, JULIE NELSON and JESSICA POHLMAN  Associate Director: Shaun Patrick Tubbs Lighting Designer: Eric Nightengale Costume Designer: Jennifer Skura Sound Designer: Michael Howell Props Designer: Allee Lowy
       
     
       
     
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  HERE I GO  Conceived, directed, and designed by Luke Leonard Words by David Todd Performance by Monk Parrots Photos by Corey Torpie Photography All rights reserved, Copyright 2012 Courtesy of Monk Parrots   Description   A sixty-something widow and Dolly Parton fan prepares banana pudding for her late husband while contemplating suicide. She is visited by her pet horse, memories of herself at various ages, and a shadow that tries to take her hand, but will she go?   Press   "Director/Designer Luke Leonard mines the associative imagery of the subconscious to surprising effect...a disorienting sense of the rush of conflicting thought and emotion."  –  Arterynyc   "...Lives up to the promise...A soundtrack for heartbreak...Very engaging..."  –   T&B On the Aisle   "Here I Go  is a brilliantly conceived and executed performance work...Go see this significant gem of a performance."  –   Theatre Reviews Limited   Production History    August 29-31, 2012   La MaMa Spoleto Open  A Special Event of Festival dei Due Mondi Cantiere Oberdan, Spoleto, Italy Supported by Foundation for Contemporary Arts, Offucina Eclectic Arts, La MaMa Umbria International, La MaMa ETC, A.R.T.-New York, MFTA, 59E59 Theaters, Monk Parrots patrons, and Brian and Karen Lowy   May 22-June 3, 2012   59E59 Theaters, Studio C  Supported by La MaMa E.T.C., Materials for the Arts, Mountain View Studios, 59E59 Theaters  With MICHAEL HOWELL, MARIAH ILARDI-LOWY, GATES LEONARD, NATALIE LEONARD, JULIE NELSON and JESSICA POHLMAN  Associate Director: Shaun Patrick Tubbs Lighting Designer: Eric Nightengale Costume Designer: Jennifer Skura Sound Designer: Michael Howell Props Designer: Allee Lowy
       
     

HERE I GO
Conceived, directed, and designed by Luke Leonard
Words by David Todd
Performance by Monk Parrots
Photos by Corey Torpie Photography
All rights reserved, Copyright 2012
Courtesy of Monk Parrots

Description

A sixty-something widow and Dolly Parton fan prepares banana pudding for her late husband while contemplating suicide. She is visited by her pet horse, memories of herself at various ages, and a shadow that tries to take her hand, but will she go?

Press

"Director/Designer Luke Leonard mines the associative imagery of the subconscious to surprising effect...a disorienting sense of the rush of conflicting thought and emotion."

Arterynyc

"...Lives up to the promise...A soundtrack for heartbreak...Very engaging..."

T&B On the Aisle

"Here I Go is a brilliantly conceived and executed performance work...Go see this significant gem of a performance."

Theatre Reviews Limited

Production History

August 29-31, 2012
La MaMa Spoleto Open
A Special Event of Festival dei Due Mondi
Cantiere Oberdan, Spoleto, Italy
Supported by Foundation for Contemporary Arts, Offucina Eclectic Arts, La MaMa Umbria International, La MaMa ETC, A.R.T.-New York, MFTA, 59E59 Theaters, Monk Parrots patrons, and Brian and Karen Lowy

May 22-June 3, 2012
59E59 Theaters, Studio C
Supported by La MaMa E.T.C., Materials for the Arts, Mountain View Studios, 59E59 Theaters

With MICHAEL HOWELL, MARIAH ILARDI-LOWY, GATES LEONARD, NATALIE LEONARD, JULIE NELSON and JESSICA POHLMAN

Associate Director: Shaun Patrick Tubbs
Lighting Designer: Eric Nightengale
Costume Designer: Jennifer Skura
Sound Designer: Michael Howell
Props Designer: Allee Lowy

       
     
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