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Demolishing Everything with Amazing Speed

Demolishing Everything with Amazing Speed is Dan Hurlin’s latest puppet theater work, based on four word- less scripts originally written by Italian Futurist Fortunato Depero in 1917. Hurlin first uncovered Depero’s work during his fellowship year at the American Academy in Rome in 2013, and was immediately enraptured by the plays’ political and social undertones—ideals framed by the Futurists, one of Europe’s fringe cultural movements of the early 20th century. In 2017, to mark the centennial anniversary of these unpublished works, Hurlin will translate, publish, expand and stage these plays.

Futurist puppet plays by Fortunato Depero
Translated, designed and directed by Dan Hurlin
Original music and sound design by Dan Moses Schreier
Produced by MAPP International Productions
Commissioned by and developed in residence at the Richard B. Fisher Center for the Performing Arts at Bard College