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Setebos Interviews: director Mónica Maffía

Setebos Interviews: director Mónica Maffía
By Cymbeline Anthropocene on May 20, 2022 in Project News

While visiting Argentina recently to attend performances of Cimbelino en la Patagonia, Randall Martin spoke with  Mónica Maffía , the driving force behind this brilliant Shakespeare adaptation. Today, we present a transcript of Randall and Mónica’s conversation, which traces Mónica’s background and concept for the adapted play, the histories she layered into it, and the spiritual resonance in reclaiming ancestral myths and memories. 

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Reflections on Cimbelino en la Patagonia: Part Two

Reflections on Cimbelino en la Patagonia: Part Two
By Cymbeline Anthropocene on May 13, 2022 in Project News

Part two of Randall Martin's reflections on Cimbelino en la Patagonia considers Mónica Maffía's spell-binding dramaturgy.

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Reflections on Cimbelino en la Patagonia: Part One

Reflections on Cimbelino en la Patagonia: Part One
By Cymbeline Anthropocene on May 09, 2022 in Project News

Part one of Randall Martin's reflections on Cimbelino en la Patagonia, Mónica Maffía's adaptation of Cymbeline, which was recently performed in Buenos Aires, Argentina.

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Performance Announcement: Exeter University Students

Performance Announcement: Exeter University Students
By Cymbeline Anthropocene on May 04, 2022 in Project News

Today, a guest performance by students from Exeter University joins Cymbeline in the Anthropocene! Led by professor Evelyn O'Malley, the Exeter students will perform two short adaptations of Cymbeline tonight, May 4th, at the Willow Globe Theatre in Wales.

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Cimbelino en Patagonia Performs Today!

Cimbelino en Patagonia Performs Today!
By Cymbeline Anthropocene on Apr 22, 2022 in Project News

The Setebos Company's Spanish-language Cymbeline adaptation, Cimbelino en la Patagonia, performs today and tomorrow in Argentina! If you are celebrating Earth Day or Shakespeare's birthday from Buenos Aires, you have the chance to catch live performances of this innovative adaptation by director Mónica Maffía and her talented company.

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Performance Announcement: Cimbelino en la Patagonia

Performance Announcement: Cimbelino en la Patagonia
By Cymbeline Anthropocene on Apr 09, 2022 in Project News

This April 2022 brings many celebrations: Earth Day, Shakespeare's birthday, and performances of Cimbelino en la Patagonia, the Spanish-language adaptation from our collaborators the Setebos Company in Argentina! 

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Director Interview: Dunay Yespaev, Stanislavsky Theatre

Director Interview: Dunay Yespaev, Stanislavsky Theatre
By Cymbeline Anthropocene on Apr 01, 2022 in Project News

Recently, Cymbeline in the Anthropocene project leader Randall Martin caught up with our collaborating director Dunay Yespaev, who will be directing a Russian-language adaptation of Cymbeline at the Stanislavsky Theatre in Karaganda, Kazakhstan.

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"Cimbelino en Patagonia": Rehearsal notes, part 5

By Cymbeline Anthropocene on Mar 11, 2022 in Project News

Today marks the fifth and final installment of Mónica Maffía's rehearsal notes for Cimbelino en Patagonia. As Mónica and the Setebos company tackle act 5, themes of war and justice intersect with gender, patriarchy, and reconciliation. Read Mónica’s original Spanish text below, and scroll further down for Cymbeline in the Anthropocene's own English translation. Keep an eye out for more performance news from Setebos, including performance dates, coming soon!

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"Cimbelino en Patagonia": Rehearsal notes, part 4

By Cymbeline Anthropocene on Mar 01, 2022 in Project News

In our fourth installment of Mónica Maffía's rehearsal notes for Cimbelino en Patagonia, the Setebos Company tackle Act 4 and the beginning of Act 5. Here, issues of loyalty, regret, and war contrast the incoporation of traditional Argentinian dances. Read Mónica’s original Spanish text below, or scroll further down for Cymbeline in the Anthropocene's own English translation. 

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Save the Date: #CymbelineAnthropocene Performance Festival and Symposium

Save the Date: #CymbelineAnthropocene Performance Festival and Symposium
By Cymbeline Anthropocene on Feb 22, 2022 in Project News

It is our great pleasure to announce the dates for the #CymbelineAnthropocene Performance Festival and Symposium, which will take place between July 18th-20th, 2022! Mark your calendars now--wherever you are in the world--and stay tuned to our website and social media for event details soon. 

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