BURAN THEATRE is a Brooklyn-based theatre collective creating new works that straddle genre and artistic production. Led by writer/director Adam R. Burnett, performer Jud Knudsen and designer Nick Kostner, Buran is committed to collaborating with various mediums to create process-based performances.
Plays from Buran Theatre on Indie Theater Now
MAGIC BULLETS entertains a trip through modern health and wellness.
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
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
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
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.
Latest News About Buran Theatre
SMALL COMPANIES ARE HITTING THE ROAD—AND PLAYING BY THEIR OWN RULES
Informative article in AMERICAN THEATRE by Eliza Bent featuring two plays you can find on Indie Theater Now, Candice Benge's THE EGG PLAY and Adam R. Burnett's NIGHTMARES, and their unique experiences touring their shows.
Sep 26, 2013
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