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STATE OF THE ARTS - Masterclass from a Broken Angel (Or Drowning Fish)

You are about to hear the second play in the Renuion Revolucion Radio festival: Masterclass from a Broken Angel or Drowning Fish, by Georgina Escobar.

It is day 182 of “The Great American Cloistering” of 2020. Esther has found a new passion for day drinking and turning her closets into living rooms. Mud is recently obsessed with baking and with having babies.

When Esther receives a new version of the “Echo Dot” from her husband Mud, she soon realizes there might be something amuck with the technology—or has she just been drinking too much?

A ridiculous religious satire that reimagines the Annunciation and questions the role of women and motherhood, Masterclass from a Broken Angel (or Drowning Fish) is a story about a young married couple grappling with the reality of their own relationship during uncertain times.

Masterclass From a Broken Angel (Drowning Fish) by Georgina Escobar, directed by Kim McKean

Cast:
Joseph Fernandez
Arianna Salas
Andrea Taman

Stage Manager:
Ruben Villa

Sound Design:
Ian Gilliam

Additional Music:
Greg Beam

Originally Broadcast on September 12, 2020