SECRET LIFE OF HUMANS
by David Byrne
Directed by David Byrne and Kate Stanley
With Richard Delaney, Olivia Hirst, Andy McLeod, Andrew Strafford-Baker, and Stella Blue Taylor.
Inspired by Yuval Harari's international bestseller, Sapiens: A Brief History of Humankind.
In 1949, Dr. Jacob Bronowski installs a secret, alarmed room in his house. Fifty years later his grandson discovers his secrets, unearthing echoes from across six million years of human history, told from the perspective of a century in which every year is a revolutionary year.
Brits Off Broadway at 59E59. May 31, 2018 though July 1, 2018
★★★★ "AMBITIOUS, INTELLIGENT AND MOVING...UNFOLDS WITH THRILLER-LIKE PRECISION WITH REAL VISUAL FLAIR."
- The Guardian
★★★★ "BOLD, BEAUTIFUL AND UTTERLY ABSORBING THEATRE, FINDING THE THRILLING DRAMA INHERENT IN THE HUMAN STORY. IT TAKES YOUR BREATH AWAY."
- The Stage
★★★★★ "A MASTERPIECE...MESERMISING TO WATCH. NOTHING LESS THAN A THEATRICAL TRIUMPH."
- Broadway Baby