2010 undergroundzero

The 2010 undergroundzero festival was presented at Performance Space 122 July 7 – 25 2010.


Artistic Director and Executive Producer: Paul Bargetto
Co-Executive Producer: Jennifer Conley Darling
Lead Producer: Arwen Lowbridge
playgroundzero Curator: Saviana Stanescu
Producer: Valentine Lysikatos
Lead Production Manager and Lighting Designer: Derek Wright
Production Manager: Evan True
Festival Intern: Emily Madison
Press: Emily Owens PR
Graphic Design: Christy Briggs


LA Party
Conceived and Directed by Phil Soltanoff and Written by David Barlow

The Ring Cycle: Part 1
Directed by Dave Dalton & Produced by Performance Lab 115

Father of Lies
Directed & Adapted by Jose Zayas

The Adventures of Alvin Sputnik: Deep Sea Explorer
Created & Performed by Tim Watts, Australia
Produced in Association with terraNOVA Collective

The National Diet of Japan
Directed by Cole Wimpee & Produced by Aztec Economy

The Last Burlesque Show in the World
Presented by Pinchbottom Burlesque & Produced by Collective:Unconscious  Winner of the 2010 Audience Prize

Quiet To Departure
Choreographed & Performed by Leigh Evans

Aspettando Nil (Waiting for Nil)
Conceived & Directed by Fabiana Iacozilli, Produced by Lafabbrica Compagnia, Italy
Winner: Best Production 2010

Are We Here Yet?
Directed by Anna Brenner

The Concretes (after Vladimir Sorokin)
Directed by Alexandru Mihaescu & Produced by Green Hours Theater, Bucharest, Romania

Polanski (Staged Reading)

Written by Saviana Stanescu, Directed by Tamilla Woodard, Produced & Performed by Grant Neale

Marriage of Convenience (Staged Reading)
Written & Directed by Ian Rowlands, Wales
Performed by Christian Conn

Broke Wide Open (Staged Reading)
Written & Performed by Rock Wilk, Directed by Tamilla Woodard

The Parting Glass
Produced by axis ballymun, Ireland, in association with terraNOVA Collective, Written by Dermot Bolger

From Dawn till Night (The Earth is Uninhabitable Like the Moon)
Directed by Doris Mirescu & Produced by Dangerous Ground Productions

Forever Art
Directed by Johanna Zielinski & Produced by Theater Bielefeld, Germany

Tales of the Body
Directed by Tomeu Gomila & Produced by Au Ments Theater Company, Catalonia, Spain
With original music by Kiko Barrenengoa and Mariano Torres

AutoMotive (American Trilogy part 1) Work-in-Progress
Directed by Paul Bargetto & Produced by East River Commedia

Half Awake and Falling Through the Sky (Reading)
Conceived & Directed by Mercedes Murphy, Written by Mercedes Murphy & Heather Benton

Blue Dress Reduction 
Written by Eliza Bent, Jasmin Hoo, & Elizabeth Stevenson
Directed by Meghan Finn

Creating Illusion
Written & Performed by Jeff Grow, Directed by Jessi D. Hill
Produced in Association with terraNOVA Collective

The Human Voice (La Voix Humaine)
Written by Francis Poulenc, Directed by Shoshona Currier, Performed by Kristina Wilson