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"Illuminating… gives us all a glimpse of immortality." - NY Times

"The political resonances are evocative and Jahnke's staging is unfailingly elegant. " - Village Voice

"It's theatre that makes us think about what we're seeing – Jahnke's work provokes contemplation and analysis… it is also singularly beautiful." -

"Sontag reimagines the knight as a gun-toting soldier in a forest of violence and sex." - New Yorker

"The production is prickly and political." - V Magazine


Young Man - Gardiner Comfort
Ostrich - Black-Eyed Susan
Kundry - Okwui Okpokwasili
Mother - Kathryn Gracey
Father - Nathan Bock
King of Pain - Grant Neale
Klingsor - Grant Neale
Knight 1 - Matthew Bondy
Knight 2 - Andrew Schneider
Knights - Philip Brock, Damon Cardasis, Wes Greinert, Roger Hall, Tapley James, Dustin Kerns, Andrew Martin, Phillip McIntire, Marques Stewart

Direction / Design - John Jahnke
Choreography - Hilary Spector
Set Design - Michael Casselli
Lighting Design - Fillion
Costume Design - Hillary Moore, Ramona Ponce, Pilar Limosner Hair - Luigi Murenu
Sound - Kristin Worrall
SM - Karen Oughtred
Production - Nina Kulmala
Thank You - The Susan Sontag Estate, Chashama Inc., The Public Theater, NYSCA, The Saint and the Devil, Inc., and PS122.


Photo © Plamen Petkov
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