Buran Theatre Company
MONEY BUCKETS! by Adam R. Burnett
The play addresses the 2008 stock market crash, the Obama presidency, the long-last legacy of the Roosevelt administration on politics, Buckminster Fuller's utopia, the potential future for the apolitical citizen in American society, and a call to action.
NIGHTMARES: A DEMONSTRATION OF THE SUBLIME by Adam R. Burnett
This play situates itself between terror and comedy (the sublime), beneath the gaze of Henry Fuseli's iconic painting, and in the midst of an enveloping soundscape to plumb the extremities of our contemporary condition and posit the question: are we still capable of being overwhelmed?
THE COTTON PLANTATION by Mars Mraz
A musical comedy adaptation of The Cherry Orchard that follows a female plantation owner and her ex-slaves over time as they wrestle with what to do with an old iconic American cotton plantation.
THE HOUSE OF FITZCARRALDO by Buran Theatre Company
In 1979 Werner Herzog enlisted his megalomaniac best friend, Klaus Kinski, to help him drag a 300-ton steamship over a mountain in the Peruvian jungle.
Get to know one of the most intelligent, innovative, and challenging new theater companies in the USA. Buran Theatre is an ensemble of disparate artists creating new works in a satellite system of communities led by writer/director Adam R. Burnett and performer Jud Knudsen. Buran is committed to making new performance works, collaborating with various mediums to create inclusive and highly theatrical productions to investigate new narrative structures that involve the audience before and after the performance.