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A Lot to Ask

A New Poem of Politics, Love
and Resistance

July 22-24 , 2016

Housatonic, MA

Prema’s third full-length solo work takes place in an undisclosed outdoor location, and delves into the personal as political on a global scale, featuring music, an overhead projector, storytelling and dance.  "A Lot to Ask" pushes the boundaries of theatre to find out what’s truly at risk - weaving narrative through terrain as vast as neo-colonialism, immigration law, widespread pollution of our rivers, and why love may be the most pragmatic gesture in reclaiming our shared humanity. 

Created & Performed by Pooja Prema


Jenny Cavanaugh

Jennie Portney

Nurya Chana

Justin Jeevan Torrico

Zadoc Jastrum

Merideth O'Connor



Evan Thaler-Null

Senta Reis &

Photos:Emma Rothenberg-Ware & Beau Bernatchez

Promo photo: Sam Backhaus

Videography: Justin Kay

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