Ralph Wiley, chemist, father, accidental inventor, awakens on the Great Pacific Garbage Patch to stand trial for “crimes against humanity”. The crime? The invention of polyvinylidene chloride, one of the earliest forms of plastic. The judge and jury? The Grand Tribunal of the Fifth Gyre, The Angel of Canopic Jars, The Roger Waters (yup THAT one), and The Gooney Revenant. Are culpability and guilt the same? Can we stop ourselves from carving the mountains flat? Can we avoid the tipping point?
Opening Our 14th Season!
20% Theatre Company presents the world premiere of
Written by Alexis Clements
Directed by Mariah Larkin
Nobody knows Sydney Anders. So nobody paid much attention when Sydney’s seven boxes arrived at the Archives. Nobody, except for Sophie and Thea. Flipping through the pages of Sydney’s life in an idiosyncratic archive of lesbian lives, Sophie and Thea uncover the tragedies and celebrations of an unknown life, and along the way uncover unknown truths about each other and themselves.