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Following their 2013 national tour, Buran Theatre returns to the New York City stage with Magic Bullets, a new hybrid theatre work that entertains a "trip" through health and wellness in modern America.

Utilizing Buran's trademark rambunctious performance aesthetic, the work will address our crave for a quick fix—whether it's anti-depressants, chemotherapy or romantic love. How do we know we are unwell? How can real healing occur? And can we ever return to health? Or is always a trip to some other destination?

Through a series of seemingly unconnected scenes, events, songs and dance, Magic Bullets will build a cacophony of disparate parts into a cohesive performance with live video and music. With a cast of 12 performers, the production will be an overwhelming sensory experience utilizing Buran's rhythmic, immersive performance style seen previously in The House of Fitzcarraldo (2010-2012) and Nightmares: A Demonstration of the Sublime (2013).

Show Details

  • Running Time:1hr 20min (0 intermissions)
  • Dates:Closed on
  • Location:Incubator Arts Project at St. Mark's Church, Off-Off-Broadway