The Old Man and the Old Moon is a highly inventive yarn that takes audiences on a magnificent adventure that is defined, enacted and narrated by a talented ensemble. This is a highly theatrical piece that is unique stylistically and creative a a tale told. Enjoy The Old Man and the Old Moon, a story about love, duty and the unpredictable nature of life.
The Old Man and the Old Moon is the story of an old man whose job it is to fill up the moon every month. He finds himself in a dilemma, as he must now abandon his job in order to search for his missing wife. She was taken away from their home when she searched for a mysterious and mesmerizing melody that lilted through the sea’s breeze. The Old Man’s adventure takes him to exotic and surreal locations where he experiences tumultuous tempests, magnificent leviathans from the deep, combative ghosts, explosive civil wars and various other mystical creatures and outlandish experiences.
Created by PigPen Theatre Company
Performer Arya Shahi
Performer Ryan Melia
Performer Curtis Gillen
Performer Ben Ferguson
Performer Dan Weschler
Performer Matt Nuernberger
Performer Alex Falberg
The Gym At Judson Memorial Church
243 Thompson Street
New York, NY 10034
Preview: Sep. 26, 2012 Open: Oct. 7, 2012 Status: Limited run, closing Jan. 6, 2013