Many of us are taking meetings from our couches, but for some, our living room furniture has also become a stage. Julia Giolzettis Sofa Shakespeare gives actors of all backgrounds and résumé lengths the opportunity to perform; each volunteer actor provides a minute-long clip from a play, which Giolzetti then gathers and lovingly stitches together to create a full work to share online as free theater.
Were still in the middle of a pandemic, the co-founder and Executive Director of IndieSpace reflected. Artists are still reeling theres a deep impact on mental health and feelings of stability and safety, and their work hasnt come back at one hundred percent. We cant stop supporting artists where theyre at.