The Blast

written by Dan Giles

directed and developed by Lilleth Glimcher

commissioned by Amanda Hameline, Rebecca Feinberg, Shelby Leshine
presented by Amanda + James

@The Westbeth Artist Building in the Old Synogogue

Adapted from a 1947 pulp novel by Stuart Cloete about the last two people on earth and their pack of hunting dogs, The Blast imagines a new American apocalypse, and the children who inherit the earth.

A blood-soaked fairytale, a theatrical monstrosity, a wild new world born howling in a bright atomic blast.

Set Designer: Brooke Herr
Lighting Designer: Kelley Shih
Sound Designer: Julius Tedaldi
Costume Designer: Dominique Fawn-Hill

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photos: Brigid Marz

performed by and created in collaboration with Itamar Segev, Rebeca Rad, Tobi Aremu, Georgina Parfitt, Jen Tchiakpe, and Mark Mauriello