Conceived and Directed by Djahari Clark, “Cloud Cuckooland” is a new theatrical spectacle inspired by ancient Greek tragedies.
Follow a girl who, upon her death, is offered a chance to become Queen of the Birds! But her Queendom is contingent on leaving her heart behind...a doomed existence the ambiguous birds enjoy to the very end.
Collaborators include Playwright Matthew Freeman, Vocal Composer Zahra Hashemian, Desert Sin, House of Yes, and musicians David Kammerer, Harlan Muir, Matthew Talmage, Baby Copperhead, and Damon Ketron. Starring Cassandra Rosebeetle, Zahra Hashemian, Renata Bergan, Amanda Mottur, Sylvana Tapia, Angela Harriell, Joshua Oates, and Emily Dawn Fornier.
Puppets by Jesse Kingsley and Hilary Allison. Costumes by Kristin Costa.