Written by Eliza Bent Directed by Anna Brenner Costumes by Asta Bennie Hostetter Lights by Yi Zhao
Buschwick Starr New York _2014
Six travelers spend one night in a rundown hostel in the outskirts of Rome. Speaking in direct translation from Italian into English, the eccentric voyagers form a temporary community and unexpected friendships as they fail- and fail – in their attempts to communicate.
" [...] Using the distancing effects of language as a blunt instrument simultaneously to create strangeness and cut more deeply to the heart of human experience [...] " Full article here.