For this episode, Go See a Show! braves the wilds of DUMBO to check out Adhesive Theater Project‘s world premiere production of Erin Courtney’s The Service Road, which takes place just down the road a piece in Prospect Park in the wake of a tornado that touched down in 2010.
Sitting amidst the puppets, personal effects, and temporary tattoos of their dressing room at Voorhees Theater, I spoke with director Meghan Finn, actor/Artistic Director Cory Einbinder, and actress/Executive Director Kalle Macrides about this unique piece of theatre.
Listen in as Meghan, Cory, and Kalle (with a special surprise appearance by Big Headed Toddler puppeteer Caroline Tamas) discuss the luxury (and illusion) of having time, creating & playing a video puppet (the aforementioned toddler), developing a play about a storm in Brooklyn in the midst of another storm in Brooklyn, and the amazing opportunities presented by Adhesive’s residency with Theatreworks at City Tech’s Entertainment Technology Department.
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Adhesive Theater Project presents
The Service Road
by Erin Courtney
directed by Meghan Finn
New York City College of Technology
186 Jay Street, Brooklyn
thru February 1, 2013
Friday evenings: 7:30 pm
Saturday matinees: 2:00 pm
plus Thurs., Jan. 17th @ 7:30 pm
tickets available via Brown Paper Tickets
all photos by Andrew Puccio
“Meghan Finn, Cory Einbinder, and Kalle Macrides
of Adhesive Theater Project