Roulette: Lesley Mok’s “she smashed the enclosure”
Event by Roulette.
In this world premiere of a new transmedia work for film, music, and circus arts, she smashed the enclosure explores the ways in which we forget or suppress ourselves to fit some mold, the stories we tell to stay hopeful, and the communal joy and solace we find in our chosen families.
Lesley Mok: composition, percussion, film production
Charmaine Lee: voice
Maya Keren: piano
Aliya Ultan: cello
Gabrielle “Teddy” Ment: circus arts
Eleanor Getz: circus arts
Sophia Herscu: circus arts
she smashed the enclosure will be presented virtually and available for free on a variety of streaming platforms. Roulette’s theater is currently closed for public performances as a result of the Covid-19 pandemic and the safety measures that Roulette has put in place to keep staff, artists, and the public safe.