LAVA presents A Goddessey, our feminist survival story that journeys through landscapes emotional and geologic carrying a transmuting traveler from a bleak and blurry patriarchal present into a rainbow colored feminist future with the help of ancestors geologic and otherwise. A Goddessey is the synthesis, culmination, and explosion of 15 years of earth moving performance by LAVA.
Please note that this production contains naked humans and swear words.
Created and performed by Efe Alibo, Molly Chanoff, Hilary Melcher Chapman, Mieke D, Lex Garnett, Sarah Dey Hirshan, Sarah East Johnson, and Lollo Romanski, with special guest, Ana Carolina. Conceived and directed by Sarah East Johnson. Music by DJ Tikka Masala. Additional music by Lee Free and Toshi Reagon. Lighting design by Alison May. Costume design by Claudia Brown. Costume construction by Claudia Brown and Asa B. Thornton. Video projections by Sarah East Johnson. Inflatable by Pat Oleszko. Dramaturgy by Mimi McGurl. Promo videos by Boom. Productions. Graphic design by Stephanie Sidjakov. Directorial support by Anni Davey and Neigel Smith. Production management by Sabina Ibarrola. Stage management by Annie Jenkins. Text by Starhawk, Kay Turner, bell hooks, Sarah East Johnson, and Robin Wall Kimmerer.