The Ocean gets the chance to tell its side of the story in this explorative new musical theatre experience from Obie Award-winning company PearlDamour. Making its world premiere as part of the American Repertory Theater's 2019/20 season, Ocean Filibuster will draw on mythology, comedy, and science to tell a remarkable tale of the deep blue and our connection and dependence on its watery mysteries.
Commissioned and developed by Harvard University's Center for the Environment, we'll see the impact of a new governing policy - to shrink the Oceans into more manageable inland seas and lagoons. Not only making them more pliant but more attractive to investors. No one expects that the Ocean itself might have something to say about this...
Written by Lisa D'amour with music and lyrics by Sxip Shirey and directed by Kate Pearl, make sure you don't miss your chance to catch this intriguing new venture - before the tide goes out forever!