Sophocles, Nausicaä, site specific, site responsive, environmental, theatre, theater, dance, movement, performance, live art, Stanford, Stanford TAPS, Chocolate Heads, Aleta Hayes, stanford theater and performance studies, repertory theater, summer theater, the iota, jamie lyons, classical drama, pillar point, odysseus, homer, performance art, theater bay area, san francisco, judy syrkin-nikolau

Sophocles’ Nausicaä at Pillar Point

The Production… At 1:08 p.m. on July 10th, 2016 we performed a site specific production of Sophocles lost drama Nausicaä at Pillar Point The weather was sunny with a temperature of 72℉ The duration of the performance was 65 minutes for an audience of 37 Aleta Hayes, Jamie Lyons, Judy Syrkin-Nikolau, Benjamin Cohn, performance art…

Site Specific Theatre, Aeschylus, The Argo, San Francisco, Maritime, national parks, live art, C.A. Thayer, site responsive,

Aeschylus’ The Argo at San Francisco Maritime National Historic Park

The early stages of the Argonaut expedition perhaps even its very beginning The Argo was constructed by the shipwright Argus with the help of Athena In her prow a piece of timber from the sacred forest of Dodona spoke prophecies In the end Argo was consecrated to Poseidon then translated to the sky into the…