Mr.Snortoose and the Machine Childrens' Machine
In a world missing all history, the man with a single memory is king. Unfortunately for Mr. Snortoose, his one existing memory disappears whenever he needs to recall it. The community around him - a buncha hollow know-nothin machine children - is growing restless for the past, and the machine they are tirelessly building is threatening unspeakable futures.
Corrupting and misinterpreting text from old newspapers, out-dated medical textbooks, and a couple of well known fables, Mr. Snortoose and the Machine Children’s Machine is an absurd nostalgia retelling a history that never really happened.
Concept, Text and Direction by: elysse cheadle
with Co-Creators and Performers:
Music by: Elliot Vaughan
Lighting Design by: Jonathan Kim
Stage Management by: Malena Meneses-Skoda
Performed at the rEvolver Theatre Festival
photo by Dan Borzillo