SITI Company and Abingdon Theatre Company present the world premiere of an avant-garde work inspired by American composer, writer, artist, and philosopher John Cage. More…
SITI actors Will Bond and Ellen Lauren create a unique live art performance, part chess game and part music happening, which explores the words and ideas of a visionary artist. Come experience the wide-open mind-bending brilliance of Cage’s insights about the world, art, music, philosophy, and the adventures that life presents. Conceived and directed by veteran theater maker Anne Bogart.
See it if you want something different. I have to agree with the majority though
Don't see it if Our lowest rating.. My 60 and partner's 30 did it in.. It is for those who want to MAJORTHINK..
See it if You're a big fan of Cage and avant-garde theater and enjoy wondering what the he and she are up to. Some use of sound and light fun.
Don't see it if You can't handle 90 slow moving min with philosophical talk. I wanted to like it but the chess moves were like watching paint dry.
See it if you are a fan of John Cage and his seemingly "esoteric" philosophical musing about art and life, maybe.
Don't see it if are looking for a show with any semblance of plot or want to have the ideas of John Caged doled out to you . . . tediously.
See it if you love Will Bond and Ellen Lauren so much you wouldn't miss anything they are in.
Don't see it if you have no patience for brainy plays with a lot of text and not much of action.
See it if You are a fan of any of the following: Anne Bogart/Viewpoints, John Cage, two people shows.
Don't see it if You don't see the wonder in everyday.
See it if You like heady obscure intellectual theatre and are a friend of experimental theatre. Helps if you know and enjoy the work of John Cage.
Don't see it if You are looking for a plot.
See it if You're interested in the words of John Cage and like avant-garde theater of his bygone era then this is for you. If not, don't go.
Don't see it if You are looking for traditional theater. You will be totally bored.
Also Luckily his music is not played.
See it if You don't mind being spoon fed an intellectual premise as opposed to discovering it woven inside an interesting narrative interestingly told
Don't see it if You're looking for a well put together performance piece that's filled with fully flushed out ideas.
See it if you are obsessed with John Cage (this show exalts his work, using his words). Some comic moments. Cute & necessary dance breaks.
Don't see it if you have sound sensitivity, want to be entertained, or haven't had caffeine before hand.