SPRING 2017 SEASON
SHADOW OF DARKNESS: A WORKSHOP CONCERT OF A NEW MUSICAL
Shadow of Darkness was a new musical adaptation of the greek myth of Orpheus & Eurydice set during the Holocaust. This was the initial workshop concert, showcasing a year long research project and presentation of public history through theatre. Following the performance there was a talk back with the cast and creative team.
Location: FSU's Moore Auditorium
Date: April 17th, 2017
ALARM OF THE PEOPLE: A WWII VIGNETTE PLAY AT ORLANDO FRINGE
From Nancy Wake who seduced her way into Gestapo Headquarters to Hannah Szenes who martyred herself for her beliefs, this vignette play focused on real WWII figures, such as spies, serial killers, and saints and their exploits during this time.
This piece of public history was proud of its premiering showcase at the Orlando International Fringe Festival. Historical figures featured in the play are Nancy Wake, Hannah Szenes, Katharine Szenes, Marcel Petiot, Susan Travers, and Marie Pierre Koenig.
Location: St. Matthew's Tavern
Date: May 19th - May 27th