RoosevElvis is currently available for touring.
“RoosevElvis is the [TEAM]’s most intimate work that I’ve seen, and also its warmest…a spirited and insightful commentary on two archetypes of American masculinity.” – Ben Brantley, New York Times
“A stirring, absurd, and grandly human historical-cosplay road-trip fantasia.”
– Village Voice
“..More buoyant than theatrical material has any right to be…The audience laughs—not with recognition or self-satisfaction, but with the purest kind of astonished delight.” – Helen Shaw, Time Out New York
On a hallucinatory road trip from the Badlands to Graceland, the spirits of Elvis Presley and Theodore Roosevelt battle over the soul of Ann, a painfully shy meat-processing plant worker, and what kind of man or woman Ann should become. Set against the boundless blue skies of the Great Plains and endless American highway, RoosevElvis is a new work about gender, appetite, and the multitudes we contain. Read More
RoosevElvis premiered at The Bushwick Starr in Brooklyn in October 2013.
Created in partnership with The Bushwick Starr, and London’s Gate Theatre and Almeida Theatre.
May 6 – 29, 2016 – A.R.T. OBERON, Cambridge