Do you have what you need? Do you need what you have?
With boxes stacked to the ceiling, physical theatre artist Geoff Sobelle transforms Stage 4 into a storage facility of epic proportions. Breaking, buying, finding, fixing, trading, selling, stealing, storing, and becoming buried under…a world of things. Hilarious and heartbreaking, this immersive performance-installation unpacks our relationship to the stuff we cling to and the crap we leave behind.
Go to the show. And I mean, right away, this minute, get off the Internet and bustle over
...you won’t be prepared for how beautiful it is.
Americans have an incredible obsession with stuff, but why do we hoard what we hoard? Professional organizers Peter Walsh and Standolyn Roberston discuss this unhealthy habit in the following article, originally published in conjunction with The Object Lesson at Center Theatre Group's Kirk Douglas Theatre in Los Angeles.Read More
Read more about the "enchanting and immersive" experience of The Object Lesson in this interview with artist Geoff Sobelle, originally published in conjunction with performances of The Object Lesson at the Walker Art Center in Minneapolis.Read More