BIRDS
a dark tale of avian activism and personal transgression

  • Premiere of Birds (directed by Shana Gozansky) as part of Sleeping Weazel's The Birds and the Bees: a festival of new plays at Boston Center for The Arts, June 2–11, 2016.
     
  • Composer Leaha Maria Villareal set selected texts from Birds for "Never Not" (for voice and chamber ensemble). It was commissioned by Wild Rumpus and received its world premiere in Berkeley, CA, in February 2014.

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Always...
always.

Look,
look...

Look from behind me.

Look!

-- maybe when you sleep --

Silence ahead.
Never behind me.

Never not.

Look! Look...