La MaMa Experimental Theatre Club

74A East 4th Street
(btw Bowery & 2nd Ave)
New York, NY 10003
212.475.7710

Office: M–F 11a–6p
Box Office: M–Su 12–6p




After an Earlier Incident (A Dyschronic Romeo & Juliet)

March 8 – March 17, 2013


”After an Earlier Incident” is a theatrical meditation using the myth of Romeo and Juliet as its touchstone.  With contributions from playwright David Todd and director/designer Luke Leonard, Monk Parrots creates an east/west, archetypal performance exploring theatrical applications of the “hauntology” concept in popular music and art.  Taking their cues from philosopher Jacques Derrida, hauntological or “hypnagogic” artists explore the past inside the present, searching for a way to move forward in order to become unstuck in history.

“(The intrepid) Monk Parrots and their work are, thankfully, here to stay”
Theatre Reviews Limited

“Young Artist Revolutionaries”
– New York Theatre Wire

By Monk Parrots (New York)
Directed and Designed by Luke Leonard
Text by David Todd
Associate Director: Joey LePage
Sound Designer: Michael Howell

Website: Monk Parrots
 

 

 

SHOWTIMES: Fri – Sat 10pm & Sun 5:30pm


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