Exploring the Nature of Truth and Forbidden Love
Based on the novel by George Orwell and with an original score by composer Justin Reardon, 1984 explores the nature of truth and forbidden love in a world of fear. Custom projections enhance the world-building as protagonist Winston battles the psychological manipulation and physical threats of a totalitarian regime. Audiences will be urged to challenge their relationship to language, power, and control.
Premiered November 8, 2018
The Secret Theare
Long Island City, NY