Bruno Shultz project

In 2017, Niki Ulehla, Filip Salata, Derek Phillips and Michael Hunter began work on an adaptation of the stories of the Polish writer Bruno Schulz. Schulz’s extraordinary and imaginative autobiographical writings take place in the lost Poland of his youth, seen through the eyes of a gifted and sensitive child narrator. Our project brings together an actor, a puppet…

Archive Live at the Museum of Performance + Design

The Collected Works has been collaborating with The Museum of Performance + Design to develop and perform a new site-responsive performance based on materials found in the Museum’s performing arts archive. The project brings together artists devoted to creating theatrical performances within non-traditional environments and a rare collection representing the rich history of the San…

The Cast of The Balcony

Valerie Fachman (Arthur) Valerie is pleased to perform again in The Balcony, having first done so in Chicago in 1985 as Chantal, with the now-defunct Gallery Theatre. Valerie spent 15 years performing, adapting literature to the stage, and co-producing independent theatre in Chi-town with Famous Door (3X Jeff-nominated Shrapnel in the Heart), Pegasus Players (Young…