New Theatre
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by the kilbanes, directed & developed by B. Wolff

World Premiere, Z Space/piece by piece productions, Feb/March 2018. For updates and future touring info join the mailing list.

A new rock opera based on the story of Philomela and Procne from Ovid's Metamorphoses. 

"the future of theater" - SF Chronicle

"directed with a firm and perhaps magical hand by Becca Wolff" - Theater Dogs

Featuring:

  • Kate Kilbane (Procne/Bass)             
  • Dan Schlessinger (Music Director/Keys/Floor tom/BG Vocals)       
  • Julia Brothers (God)         
  • Lila Blue (Philomela)          
  • Josh Pollock (Tereus/Guitar/BG Vocals)            
  • Dan Harris  (Drums/BG Vocals)

Design:

  • Christine Crook -- Costumes
  • Hana S. Kim -- Projections
  • Angrette McCloskey -- Scenic/Environment
  • Ray Oppenheimer -- Lights

Fall 2016 Work-In-Progress Showing at Z Space

Featuring:

  • Kate Kilbane (Procne/Bass)             
  • Dan Schlessinger (Music Director/Keys/Floor tom/BG Vocals)       
  • Rotimi Agabiaka (God)         
  • Lila Blue (Philomela)          
  • Josh Pollock (Tereus/Guitar/BG Vocals)            
  • Dan Harris  (Drums/BG Vocals)

Spring 2016 Work-In-Progress Showing at Z Space

Photos by Julie Schuchard

Featuring:

  • Kate Kilbane (Procne/Bass)             
  • Dan Schlessinger (Music Director/Keys/Floor tom/BG Vocals)       
  • Annette Olivera (God)         
  • Layla Motei (Philomela)          
  • Josh Pollock (Tereus/Guitar/BG Vocals)            
  • Dan Harris  (Drums/BG Vocals)

Summer 2015 workshop at Z Space

Photos by B. Wolff (except as noted)

Featuring:

  • Kate Kilbane (Procne/Bass)             
  • Dan Schlessinger (Music Director/Keys/Floor tom/BG Vocals)       
  • Beth Wilmurt (God)         
  • Marianne Thompson (Philomela)          
  • Josh Pollock (Tereus/Guitar/BG Vocals)            
  • Dan Harris  (Drums/BG Vocals)