John Jesurun returns to La MaMa with three new installments of his living film serial play, Chang in a Void Moon. The productions feature a host of Downtown luminary performers and music by art-rock group Barbez.The three new episodes will be performed on the following schedule:
Episode #53 October 31, November 1 and 2 (all 7:30 pm)
Episode #54 November 7, 8 (7:30 pm) and 9 (2:30 and 7:30 pm)
Episode #55 November 14, 15 (7:30) and 16 (2:30 and 7:30).
Chang In A Void Moon, the first serialized play ever produced in NY, began in 1982 at the Pyramid Club with Episode #1, won a Bessie in 1985, and has been highly acclaimed through over 50 episodes to-date. Now in its 21st year, the original theater work returns with members of the original cast in three entirely new episodes. Performers will include original cast members John Hagan, Donna Herman, Ruth Gray, Helena White, Anna Kohler (Wooster Group), Sanghi Wagner, Oscar de la Fe Colon, Lisa Herman (Golden Palominos), Nicky Paraiso (La MaMa/Meredith Monk), Rebecca Moore, Greg Mehrten (Mabou Mines) and Obie Winners Mary Shultz (Meredith Monk), Black-Eyed Susan (Charles Ludlam), Ching Valdes-Aran and David Cale.
There will also be special surprise guests.