Highly Impractical Theatre and The Unsoft War are Proud to Present
Photo Credit: Kabir Chopra
Untameable is a participating member of the New York Innovative Theatre Awards.
The New York Innovative Theatre Awards were organized to bring recognition to the great work being done in Off-Off-Broadway and help create a community base for the estimated 40,000 artists working in the Off-Off-Broadway venue.
An Immersive Diamond Heist
Written by Daria Miyeko Marinelli
Directed by Elana McKelahan
November 4th-22nd, 2015
St Paul's Hall
334 S 5th Street, Brooklyn
Sat: 2pm & 8pm
Tiered Tickets: $.99 - $15 - $25 - $50 - $99
About the Show
There are things more important than love / Name them / Diamonds
There is a diamond as big as your fist, as heavy as your heart, and touring through Buenos Aires, Argentina. It's time to steal it. Or it's time to keep it safe.
Pitting diamond heist against museum intrigue,Untameable follows the story of two young women: one trying to repatriate an old jewel and the other trying to keep old nemeses at bay. The audience is free to wander the space and pick which side of the story to follow.Untameable offers an immersive romp between a criminal den and a modern museum, where the audience, like the characters, must decide between love and diamonds, honesty and victory. Untameable is an investigation into what we will do to achieve our magnum opus and what gets lost in the winning.
Cast Includes: Vicki Rodriguez, John Racciopo, Denise Yolén, Irene Rivera, J Moliere, Annie-Sage Whitehurst, Stacy Salvette, Nancy Ellen Reinstein, Nikita Chaudhry and Ian F. Stewart.
Design Team includes: Jonathan Cottle (Set), Harrison Densmore (Poster) Megan Estes & Megan Lang (Lights), Andrew Murdock (Props), Matsy Stinson (Costume), Aaron Zick (Sound).
Praise for Untameable
From Theatre is Easy: Settings and stories artfully collide in this immersive saga of love, intrigue, and diamonds. [...] Multifaceted as diamonds and complex and daring as a heist, Untameable is an adventure well worth joining. Read the Full Article Here.
From StageBuddy: Playwright Daria Miyeko Marinelli excellent script is essential to Untameable’s success. [...] Director Elana McKelahan and dramaturg John Raciopo do a wonderful job arranging the story fragments within the performance space at St. Paul’s, making Untameable exploratory yet cohesive. [...] Highly Impractical Theatre and The Unsoft War have crafted a world of magic, mystery, and love; a world that one will want to experience over and over again. Read the Full Article Here.