MALLORY CATLETT

DIRECTOR/dramaturg

The Scarlet Ibis

    HERE/Beth Morrison Productions/American Opera Projects

    The Prototype Festival, NYC, 2015


    Full Show Video



      Reviews: NYT and WSJ






        Funders: MAP Fund, Jim Henson Foundation, The Anna Sosenko Assist Trust, The Bard Faculty Development Grant

        Development: Commissioned and developed through the HERE Artist Residency Program (HARP) and Dream Music Puppetry Program

    Inspired by the 1960 short story by James Hurst, THE SCARLET IBIS is a new opera that explores two brothers struggle over the meaning of normal.

    Director
    Mallory Catlett
    Music
    Stefan Weissman
    Libretto
    David Cote
    Collaborators
    Steve Osgood (music director)
    Tom Lee (puppetry)
    Joseph Silovsky (set)
    Jeanette Oi-Suk Yew (lights)
    Andreea Mincic (costumes)

    Performers:
    Eric S. Brenner, Hai-Ting Chinn, Abigail Fischer, Nicole Mitchell, Keith Phares. Puppeteers: Eric Avery, Josh Rice. The American Modern Ensemble