It seems there are too many Midnight Mushrooms and not enough Demi-Puppets.
Sara Phoenix moves around a circle of actors, pointing randomly to this one and that.
“You,” she says. “You. You. You — no, wait. Not you. You. All right. Those who I pointed to, you are now Demi-Puppets.”
Being changed from one unusual creature to another is neither a promotion nor a demotion. It’s just that those words are the individual performer’s cue to enter one particular scene in this unusual production of Shakespeare’s “The Tempest” that has been taking shape over the past few weeks.
The production is part of the Tulsa PAC Trust’s Orbit Initiative, a program designed to encourage people throughout