Sibyl Kempson’s plays have been presented in the United States, Germany, and Norway. She launched the 7 Daughters of Eve Thtr. & Perf. Co. in April 2015 at the Martin E. Segal Center. Current projects include 12 Shouts to the Ten Forgotten Heavens, a 3-year cycle of rituals for the new Whitney Museum of American Art, a new in-ear opera with David Lang for the Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum in Boston for 2018, to be performed by vocal group Roomful of Teeth and pianist Stephen Drury, and, with 7 Daughters of Eve: The Securely Conferred, Vouchsafed Keepsakes of Maery S./ Sasquatch Rituals at Abrons Arts Center, Mt. Tremper Arts, and at a TBD NYC venue in 2017/18. Several Ibsen adaptations and translations are in the works, as well as a resurrection of From The Pig Pile: The Requisite Guestures(s) Of Narrow Approach in Austin, New Orleans and maybe NYC.
12 Shouts to the Ten Forgotten Heavens
Friday, October 7
To Fail as No Other Dare: Imperfection in the Creative Process
Wednesday, October 5