ADAPT!

A WORLD PREMIERE
Written and Directed by Blanka Zizka
March 22, 2017April 22, 2017

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Journey through the Creation of Adapt! - What's Waiting?


When I was in college, three Tibetan monks arrived on campus to create a sand mandala. They worked nonstop for a week in the library atrium with precision and devotion, creating an intricate and colorful design like nothing I’d ever seen. Then they said a prayer and swept it all away. I struggled to understand the meaning of it, then.

Journey through the Creation of Adapt! - Getting Naked

45 minutes into Adapt!, I make my entrance by getting rolled onstage in a bathtub. I take a bubble bath for a bit, then get out, dry myself off, get dressed. It’s the first time I’ve ever been naked onstage. But it’s not the moment in Adapt! when I feel the most exposed.