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Adding some thoughts on Cordelia – reasons for pairing Cordelia with Shape: I wanted Noh and a fairy tale to be at the center of the experience, because these are the two forms of writing from which I learn all dramatic expression. Fairy tales are expansive (swift, light, and down …

shape, architecture

How does one progress in grief? One moves into a state, a definitional ending, and to witness the stillness, one grows still. Once you have stopped moving, how do you ever move again? How does witness to disaster not end in disaster?   The language must remain unstable. Because the …

Shape

About the Play Together with Cordelia, Shape is the third in the Tulsa series; also a fable on genocidal ideology at large. The life and travails of vaudevillian fairies (winged, anomalous), exploited for their historical songs and dances, used by the dominant culture, and abandoned at times of great need. …