Why Do You Always Wear Black?
based on the works of Anton Chekhov
devised by Anna Gelman, Kat Christensen, Julia Rufo, Taylor Wisham, Nyssa Lowenstein & Ariana Silvan-Grau
originally created by Anna Gelman & Hannah Lemkowitz
Inspired by the works of Anton Chekhov, this mashup of devised theater and feminist fanfiction explores what happens when the women of his major plays collide. Peformed as part of Organic Theater Company's 2018 season and reimagined for BorderLight International Theater Festival, 2019.
photos by Anna H. Gelman, illustrations by Will Burdin