Specialized props were designed using both visual metaphors and cultural symbols of the Mexican culture. Violeta’s cart is filled with marigolds (the flower of the dead) and is stitched with twine just as Violeta had to be sewn back together after her brutal assault.
Iphigenia Crash Land Falls on the Neon Shell That was Once her Heart (a rave fable)
David Thayer Theatre
Copyright 2016 Alex Casillas
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