Auto da Fé *


May 11 – June 2, 2012
Auto da Fé 
an original adaptation of the book by Elias Canetti by Rebecca Gorman O’Neill.
The LIDA Project at work | space (Denver, CO)
Direction / Producer / Sound Design

A twisted creation developed by The LIDA Project ensemble, playwright Rebecca Gorman, and director Brian Freeland. Manipulations of darkness and light and juxtapositions of ghastly imagery help to re-imagine Canetti’s breakthrough 1935 work about a lone recluse and his infinite library of books.

Best New Work (Rebecca Gorman O’Neill), True West Awards Nomination
Best Actor in a Drama (Dan O’Neill), True West Awards Nomination

Media Coverage
LIDA Project’s surreal Auto da Fé – The Denver Post
The Sound and The Fury – Westword

* World Premiere