She could have written it yesterday and just for America. Far Away is Caryl Churchill’s surreal portrait of a descent into a hyper-partisan future we hope will never come to pass. In the space of 45 minutes, we follow a young woman through mysterious nocturnal activity to unbelievable hat construction and right into a dark future where everything, alive and inanimate, is at war: Wasps, computer programmers, children under five…
Streaming February 19 – March 7. Shocking theater, turned into an evocative film by the artistry of Joe Seamans and Mark Knobil.
Quantum Theatre has long been thankful for the privilege of guiding our patrons, friends, and family on explorations of Pittsburgh’s neighborhoods. Our Near Buy initiative, generously funded by the Richard King Mellon Foundation, offers a year-long opportunity for you to continue exploring our city while supporting local businesses.
Every dollar spent up to a maximum of $3,000 per partner is matched as a gift certificate or meal distributed to neighbors in need. New partners are added regularly – do good and eat well by remembering to mention Quantum when ordering from participating businesses.
Who beside Quantum is bringing us such theater, or would?Chris Rawson, theater critic
It's fringe, it's funk, it's fashionable and athletic. Quantum is a total, global theater of mobility without limit.Michael Lobban, author
Quantum is gutsy, smart, focused and important. Entire worlds are created in tight corners. It's the most interesting theatre happening here.Kendra Lee, blogger
Quantum should be cherished and admired for stretching beyond the usual borders of what most often characterizes theatre.Gordon Spencer on WRCT