IU's theatrical effects designers deployed everything from corn syrup to uncooked lasagna noodles to turn the The Duchess of Malfi into a real horror show.
...and reciting Shakespeare hanging in the air, upside down!
"How now Peter, thou'st no boy to beat" sailors wives in the town.
"...the ancient truth. Kindred commonly do worse agree than remote strangers." Bosola
"...Being a drag queen is not for sissies!..." Rexy
Within a year, 1724-1725, Handel wrote three great operas, Rodelinda, Giulio Cesare and Tamerlano
Webster sees "the skull beneath the skin." T.S. Elliot
"it's as if I keep trying to see into a mirror." Leah
A poignant tale of the Trials of Love.............
Jose Limon's "Psalm" from fifty years ago and Andrea Miller's contemporary piece "Spill" are the bookends for the evening.