Written and Directed by Blanka Zizka
March 22, 2017April 22, 2017

Meet the Artists


Krista Apple • Lenka 35
Ross Beschler • Napoleon / Reagan / Ilya
Keith J. Conallen • Bureaucrat / Father
Sarah Gliko • Bureaucrat / Mother
Aneta Kernová • Lenka
Jered McLenigan • Marek / St. Bernard
Anthony Martinez-Briggs • Bureaucrat / Hot Dog Seller
Aneza Papadopoulou • Old Woman
Campbell O’Hare • Young Woman / Hana
Steven Rishard • Bureaucrat / Pavel
Michael Rosse • Grandfather

Production Team

Blanka Zizka • Playwright / Director
Matt Saunders • Set Designer
Oana Botez • Costume Designer
Thom Weaver • Lighting Designer
Daniel Perelstein • Sound Designer
Mariana Sadovska • Composer and Musical Director
Christopher Ash • Projection Designer
Stew • Translation & Arrangement of Karel Kryl’s songs
David Bova • Hair and Makeup Designer
Silvana Cardell • Choreographer
Ian Rose • Fight Director
Walter Bilderback • Dramaturg
Nell Bang-Jensen • Dramaturg
Clayton Tejada • Production Manager
Patreshettarlini Adams • Resident Stage Manager / AEA
Silvana Cardell

Award-winning choreographer Silvana Cardell has been creating and presenting solo, group, and collaborative work in her native Argentina, in the US and internationally since 1990. Cardell is the recipient of numerous fellowships and awards including Fundacion Antorchas, Subsidio Nacional de Teatro, Temple University Fellowship, Swarthmore College Project, Pew Center for the Arts & Heritage Performance grant (2015), New England Foundation for the Arts, National Dance Project. She holds a Masters of Fine Arts in Choreography from Temple University and a Bachelor of Fine Arts in Dance from The University of the Arts. She is currently the Chairperson and Director of Dance at Georgian Court University in New Jersey and she is the artist director of Cardell Dance a theater, based in Philadelphia.