ELLIOT- A SOLDIER'S FUGUE
ELLIOT - A SOLDIER'S FUGUE
by Quiara Alegría Hudes; directed by Julio Austin
Free virtual reading February 21st at 4pm; full production in 2021-2022
A poetic and intriguing Pulitzer-Prize nominated play about family legacy and service by the book writer of In The Heights. A young veteran debates whether to enlist in a second tour in Iraq in this American story, told in inventive theatrical style, about inheritance, duty and love.
Each of our readings features a full cast of actors, who gather to rehearse with a director for fifteen hours, and then share the story with our audience via a live streamed reading.
The readings are made possible through Theatre Authority; all artists are compensated for their participation. The readings are absolutely free; donations welcome.
Elliot content advisory: This production contains mention of violence in war as well as discussion of sexual attraction and strong language, as well as poetry, family, and love. As every person is different, we do not usually offer age recommendations; however we are always happy to talk with you if you have specific questions. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Director........ Julio Agustin
Stage Manager...... Sarah Dale Lewis*
Grandpops... Tony Chiroldes*
*denotes member of Actors Equity