Automata Presents the Premiere of:
The Reptile Under the Flowers
Conceived, Directed, and Designed by Janie Geiser
Music Composed by Valerie Opielski
Lighting Design by Bryan Yu
Puppet Costumes by Sarah Brown, Sandra Burns, Yelena Zhelezov, and Meejin Hong
Video Design by Christine Marie and Janie Geiser
Knitted Landscapes by DanRae Wilson
Performed by: Baxley Andresen, Kristy Baltezore, Moira MacDonald, Francisco Martinez, Gina Napolitan, Blake Young, Andrew Aronsohn, Nicole Emmons, Cindy Derby, Eli Presser, Catherine Strecker, and more...
Set Carpenter: Jerry Buzsek
Set and Puppet Construction Assistants: Keith Ballard, Yelena Zhelezov, Judith Anderson, Brenda Gausch, Eli Presser, Emily Mendelson, Maya Erdelyi, Meejin Hong, Laura Chechanowicz, Darius Mannino, and the cast of puppeteers.
The Reptile Under the Flowers is a diorama/performance using puppetry, peepshows, mechanical performing objects, miniature projections, and a miniature house, crumbling in the snow. Conceived and directed by Janie Geiser, The Reptile Under the Flowers will be performed by an ensemble of 16 puppeteers, with music composed by New York composer Valerie Opielski.
June 9-19, 2011
The Giraffe Building
1652 W Temple Street
Los Angeles, CA 90026
Two blocks west of Glendale Boulevard, near Echo Park and Downtown Los Angeles.
Street parking available on side streets near venue.
For tickets: Advance tickets highly recommended:
(when booking tickets, you will be given the option for specific start times each night)
Thursday, June 9 Performance times begin at 8:00 pm
Friday, June 10 Performance times begin at 8:00 pm
Saturday, June 11 Evening performance times begin at 8:00 pm
Sunday, June 12 Evening performance times begin at 8:00 pm
Thursday, June 16 Performance times begin at 8:00 pm
Friday, June 17 Performance times begin at 8:00 pm
Saturday, June 18 Performance times begin at 8:00 pm
Sunday, June 19 Performance times begin at 8:00 pm
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