Douglas, AK @ Perseverance Theatre – Jan 3rd-28th, 2007
"A masterpiece of elegant simplicity." – JUNEAU EMPIRE HOOLIGAN
"Raven Odyssey is successful not only as a play, but as a scholarly endeavor." – JUNEAU EMPIRE HOOLIGAN
Theater Mitu presents a production in collaboration with Alaska’s Perseverance Theater of Raven Odyssey. Written by Ishmael Hope and PJ Paparelli. This piece, performed in collaboration with Alaska Native ritual musicians and dancers from the Haida, Tlingit, Yup’ik, Siberian Yup’ik, Athabascan, Aleut, and Alutiqq nations, seeks to celebrate differences between the Alaskan nations and draw a common through-line involving their traditional raven lore.
STAGE MANAGER: Hilary AustinSET DESIGN: Scott SpahrCOSTUME DESIGN: Candida NicholsLIGHTING DESIGN: Ryan MuellerPROPERTIES DESIGN: Kathleen HarperASSISTANT STAGE MANAGER: Kathryn R. SnyderMASK DESIGN: Andrew Abyo, Lena Amason, Ossie Kairaiuak, Dimi Macheras, John Rowan, Ross Schaeffer, Richard Silook, Donald Varnell
Richard C. Atoruk, Sakara Dunlap, Allan Hayton, Ishmael C. Hope, Lily Hudson, Carolyn Mae Kelly, Jane Lind, Kalani Queypo, Austin Tagaban, Jake Waid, Emilyann White, Martin Woods