Director • Translator • Playwright     

Rob Melrose

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Max Grossman

Abrams Artists Agency 275 Seventh Avenue

26th Floor New York, NY 10001

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Photos by Rob Melrose

by Georg Büchner
in a new translation by Rob Melrose
The Cutting Ball Theater
Rob Melrose, Artistic Director

March 15 - April 17, 2007

Directed by Adriana Baer

Set Design by Melpomene Katakalos

Costume Design by Raquel Barreto

Lighting Design by Rob Melrose

Original Music / Sound Design by Cliff Caruthers

Fight Direction by Dave Maier

Dramaturgy by Lucia Scheckner

Featuring: Felicia Benefield, Drea Bernardi, Chad Deverman, Rebecca Marin, Ryan Oden, Matthew Purdon, John Russell, Bill Selig, and David Sinaiko

"Woyzeck has been widely staged for the past 100 years. It's also still riveting, as can be seen in Adriana Baer's visually stunning and inventive Cutting Ball Theater staging of a vital new translation by Rob Melrose that opened Thursday at Exit on Taylor."  

-Robert Hurwitt

The San Francisco Chronicle


by Georg Büchner

in a new Translation by Rob Melrose

directed by Adriana Baer

The Cutting Ball Theater