Greg’s monologue filmed by Hal Hartley for the “My America” project commissioned by Baltimore’s Center Stage
Carlo Collodi’s original 1883 Italian masterpiece is seen through the eyes of Mary Shelley’s nameless hideous Monster, using a barrage of puppets, absurd costumes, mesmerizing stagecraft, and Greg’s trademark humor and meta-theatrics.
Greg Allen teaches Neo‐Futurism, his innovative performance‐creation theory, all over the world, as well as classes in playwriting, directing, and theater history.
I have held numerous adjunct faculty positions over the past twenty years at various universities including full-semester classes.
Highlighting the dark humor in Kafka’s parable, Greg employs masks, music, puppetry, and his trademark meta-theatrics to tell this surprisingly contemporary tale.