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This Experimental Play Refuses To Be The New 'Sleep No More'
BREAKING THE FOURTH WALL
'Sleep No More' Presents A Highbrow Haunted House Version Of 'Macbeth'
Is This The Most Ambitious Theater Project Ever?
Getting Lost in 'Sleep No More'
Chicago Journalist; Photographer; Blogger; Music and Film Fan;...
I was lost in a dream for three hours one night last week in New York -- running up and down stairs as I chased after the characters from a Shakespeare tragedy, watching it all through the eyeholes of a white Venetian mask.
Sleep No More
Is Hauntingly Compelling
Those expecting anything remotely Shakespearean from this performance art will be sorely disappointed. What they'll find instead is a completely immersive, utterly fascinating, and remarkably weird experience.
Theater: Punchdrunk and a Piano
Punchdrunk is a theater company that specializes in "immersive" theater. While
Sleep No More
may be unusual and hard to classify, it is also most assuredly theater of the highest order.
"The Play's the
": Getting Butts in the Seats
Ashley Wren Collins
Freelance journalist & author
"I don't think revolution ever happens on big Broadway stages. So our responsibility is to create extraordinary events in small rooms that infect the rest of the culture," Anne Bogart insists.
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