At first read, I instantly fell in love with "Cassiopeia." The play is an exploration of the double-sided coin of love and loss, and a celebration of connection between the most unlikely of lovers. My design sought to score the lyrical prose with illustrative and immersive soundscapes.
Introduction to THE RIVER / she places her hands over her ears. The RHYTHM, and then a STAR.
"God created heaven and earth..." | A moment of crescendo in the energy and wonder of both speakers.
written by David Weiner
directed by Kendall Allen
lighting design by Alesha Kilayko
scenic design by Maria Shinas
costume design by Ellie Ryan
photos by Avery Bart