EMPIRE CITY

Mineola, NY. A tape recorder accidentally records an ordinary afternoon with an aging couple. Steered by five performers who shift roles nightly, EMPIRE CITY is an epic performance of mortality, memory, and endurance. The empire is built, collapses, is built again.

Photos: Blaine Davis

EMPIRE CITY

2011: University Settlement (NYC)

Developed through support from the Wellspring Foundation and a residency at the Invisible Dog Art Center.