Djinn

An environmental performance piece based on Alain Robbe-Grillet’s novel. “In Appino and Corson’s Djinn you’ll discover why Aristotle included Spectacle as one of the six essentials of the theatrical experience. With a shoestring budget and a superabundant imagination they transform a structure built for utilitarian ends into a gigantic cabinet of wonders, resonating with the […]

Invisible Ink

Invisible Ink: Destiny and the Dance of Mata Hari A dance/theater performance based on the life of Mata Hari. Written and directed by Nikki Appino with original choreography by Wade Madsen and an original score by Wayne Horvitz. Invisible Ink is a dance/theater performance based on the life of Mata Hari (1876-1917). The work is […]

Before the Comet Comes

Written and directed by Nikki Appino, original score by Robin Holcomb. Before the Comet Comes is a multimedia theater piece that explores personal and social apocalypse on the eve of the new millennium. This work premiered at the Empty Space Theatre in Seattle Washington. Before the Comet Comes, is a theatre piece exploring personal and […]