This is a choreographed piece, that moves quickly and attempts to get in the “headspace” of the disciples — not only in the boat, but the entirety of their experience with Jesus. Dancers surround the actors, creating the boat and the storm. Powerful.
FIONA Capernaum, edge of the lake
GALVIN People crowded Jesus.
AIMEE Jesus healed.
FIONA Jesus spoke.
GALVIN “Let’s go to the other side.”
KRISTEN For some reason, the other side.
GALVIN A teacher of the law came:
MICHAEL Teacher, I’ll follow you wherever you go
GALVIN Foxes have dens, birds have nests; the son of man has no place to lay his head.
KRISTEN Lord, first let me go bury my father.
GALVIN Let the dead bury their own: Follow me.