Ragercize is a collaboratively-developed, immersive, non-violent play that raised heartbeats and explored vulnerability and community in real time, with real people. Concept created by Ellen Mullen in The Rally Cat Creative Lab, Vol. 1. Directed by Marella Martin Koch. Choreographed by Erin Kohout. Texts by Laura Barati, Sarah Heffner, Marella Martin Koch, Ellen Mullen, and Jeena Yi. Music by Aferdian, with additional music by Minhui Lee and Tim Parker. Intimacy consultation by Brooke M. Haney. An Equity Approved Showcase, Ragercize featured Ellie Handel*, Lauren Spencer*, and Sam Willett. (*These actors appeared courtesy of Actors’ Equity Association.)
Ragercize was made possible in part with public funds from Creative Engagement, a regrant program supported by the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs in partnership with the City Council and administered by LMCC. It is also the recipient of The Awesome Foundation Grant (New York Chapter).
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PHOTO BY MATTHEW DUNIVAN PHOTOGRPAHY
June 16-28, 2023
(Sunlight Studios, New York, NY)