Visionary writer and director Robert Lepage has amazed audiences for two decades with his spectacular brand of theater, including the acclaimed productions Needles and Opium and The Seven Streams of the River Ota. Inspired by Lepage’s passion for simultneous inner and outer exploration, The Far Side of the Moon, his first work to feature puppets, explores the ultimate dream of the past millennium: the voyage to the moon. Lepage performs in this U.S. premiere with original music by Laurie Anderson.
Sept 7 & 10 at 7:00 pm; Sept 8 at 8:00 pm; Sept 9 at 3:00 & 8:00 pm
THE PUBLIC THEATER (NEWMAN) $40, $35*
Running Time: 2 hours and 45 minutes (w/ intermission)