NY Times on Theater for One
NY Times has an interesting article on the trend of “theater for one”. Mentions Nicole Blackman, Aaron Landsman and a bunch of others.
These are all theater pieces meant to be experienced by an audience of one. High-concept and immersive, intimate theater has been cropping up for years, but now in Europe it has reached such a critical mass that the Battersea Arts Center in London, known for innovation, hosted the largest one-person-audience festival this month. Called One-on-One, it brought together 40 productions from around the world. And in New York on Thursday night “The Blind Trip” — the five performances based on different themes — will be presented as part of an international festival at the LaGuardia Performing Arts Center in Long Island City, Queens.
Read the rest here.