At no point during the process of creating a "fractalized re-telling of the epic of Gilgamesh" did I read the epic of Gilgamesh.

I did, however, read Rebecca Solnit, Ariana Reines, Emma Cline, Brenda Shaughnessy and Heidi Julavits.

I cannot recommend these reading materials enough.

I cannot recommend this show enough. I am in it. Over 400 photos of me are in it. "If you seek my monument, look around you."

More info here.

Tickets here.

Via No Proscenium:

"Pushes aesthetic and structural bounds...some of the most moving sequences I’ve encountered in some time.

"I found myself on the verge of tears, suppressing the instinct to try and hug Deem..."

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