In Talking Band’s new music-theater work, big ideas bump up against big sound. Five brassy horns and two eccentric scientists leapfrog from epiphany to epiphany. More…
See it if Playful friendship has its ups and downs but mostly just fun. Clever birthday riddle for the audience. Creative music.
Don't see it if Half performance art, half comedic play. Not a traditional narrative. Bogs down a little at times but then out comes something unexpected.
See it if You like experimental theatre or brass bands.
Don't see it if You need a play where everything is explained to you or you don't do well with noise. Loud instruments in small space.
See it if You are open to a group known for original and clever productions. Always relevant in a subtle way. The brass add a whole set of characters.
Don't see it if You are a philistine; be adventurous; try it for thought-provoking entertainment that works. I feared so much brass, but not overpowering.
See it if you want to experience an innovative mix of science & theater, of play & music, or are concerned with how human knowledge is passed on.
Don't see it if you are looking for a play that is a succession of recognizable, real-life situations.