• Written and directed by Richard Maxwell

     

    Featuring Jim Fletcher, Brian Mendes, Tory Vazquez, and Gary Wilmes

     

    In Richard Maxwell's latest play, Isolde is a famous actress who finds herself unable to retain her lines and the personal memories that fueled her greatest roles. To occupy herself, she decides to build her dream house and her husband Patrick is eagar to help, but the project becomes jeopardized by Massimo, an award-winning architect she hires.

     

    Opens April 10 at Abrons Arts Center

     

    ADDED SHOW ON WEDNESDAY, APRIL 23

     

    BUY TICKETS TO ISOLDE HERE

  • Writer/Director: Richard Maxwell

     

    Performers: Jim Fletcher, Brian Mendes, Tory Vazquez, Gary Wilmes

     

    Set Designer: Sascha van Riel

     

    Written & Directed by:

    Richard Maxwell

     

    Cast:

    Jim Fletcher

    Brian Mendes

    Zoe Hutmacher

    Tory Vazquez

    Ulla von Frankenberg

    Agata Wilewska

    Gary Wilmes

     

    Musicians:

    Lanet Flores Otero

    Malte Preuss

    Sylwia Zytynska

     

    Producing Manager:

    Katherine Brook

     

    Set and Light Design:

    Sascha van Riel

     

    Costumes:

    Romy Springsguth

     

    Music composition:

    Daniel Ott with Richard Maxwell

     

    Office Manager:

    Eryk Aughenbaugh

     

    Special Events:

    Katiana Rangel

     

    Interns:

    Vero Barr

    Julia Mounsey

    Darielle Shandler

     

    Production:

    Theater Basel, Basel, Switzerland

     

    Executive production:

    New York City Players

     

    Co-Production:

    Lower Manhattan Cultural Council, NYC

     

    Opens:

     

    April 10, 2014

    Abrons Arts Center, New York City

     

    Performed:

     

    September & October 2013

    Theater Basel, Basel, Switzerland

     

    June 2013

    River to Rover Festival, New York City

     

    Isolde is a production of Theater Basel, developed during a residency with the Lower Manhattan Cultural Council, New York in June 2013 and the support of the Alliance of Resident Theaters, New York.  New York City Players is supported by New York State Council on the Arts, the Doris Duke Charitable Foundation, and the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation New York Theater Program.

  • Reviews:

    Das Theater Fängt mit Anti-Theater an, Nordwestchweiz, 2013