a play under a wharf, in collaboration with a scuba diver.
This play takes place at the intersection of self and site.
In this nightmare phantasmagorical a woman navigates her murky past.
Memory and identity threaten to drown as she journeys toward
a touch that will make the creature human.
created, produced, and performed by Nita Bowerman
in collaboration with scuba diver Renee Sutton
lights in consultation with Parjad Sharifi
sound design by Nita Bowerman
stage management by Belle Cheung & Celina Caputi
Contributing Directors: Ashley Bodiguel, Adriana Bucz, Lindsay Drummond, Jessica Harvey, Caroline Liffmann, Dave Mott, John Jack Patterson,
Jeremy Waller and Kirsten Slenning
Vancouver Fringe Festival 2011, Fringe Onsite
Some program quotes:
“Memory…is the diary that we all carry around with us.”
“There are people who mistake their imagination for their memory.”
“We change the memory of our past into a hope for our future.”
Lewis B. Smedes