Drama. YOU THE CITY was produced in New York City in 1988. It was re-produced in London in 1989 by the London International Festival of Theatre. A production in the Hague took place in 1990. This book includes the original New York script of the performance, performance instructions, notes, maps, charts, and photographs of the event as it was played out. "YOU THE CITY is so unique in idea, execution, and audience, that it beggars the most technical of descriptions"--London Sunday Times.
Fiona Templeton, poet and performance-maker, directs the New York performance group The Relationship. She created the 1988 landmark work YOU THE CITY (published by Roof Books in 1990), an intimate Manhattan-wide play for an audience of one, and co- founded the Theatre of Mistakes in London in the 70s. She has published numerous books of poetry and theater, including DELIRIUM OF INTERPRETATIONS (Green Integer, 2003) and THE MEDEAD (Roof Books, 2014). She lives in London and New York.Author City: LONDON ENG