a fantasy in five movements written and directed by Sean Edward Lewis and featuring Elisa Matula, Seth Powers, John Morena, Sean Lewis.
… an Ophelia dream (postmortem). 2 Hamlets, 1 Ophelia, and a Ghost. A disposal team excavates and now must eradicate the body of Hamlet.
PROLOGUE WITH BODY THEY COME
MOVEMENT I OPHELIA’S LOVE
Scene 1 (an excerpt)
O: crying is not mandatory, it can even be (shameful)
H1: love is the named entity (flee into murder!)
G: she had all her toes crushed but her ankles seemed to smile
H2: put your face in the punch bowl girl
H1: see what you can get away with
O: my my my [Ophelia sings into the blackness. prolonged and lingering. stops. whispering. on verge of tears]