Author: Alexis Sottile

  • Hanne Tierney’s String Theory

    How was Wang-Fo saved? Hanne Tierney pulled some strings. Tierney performs the entirety of her object-theater piece How Wang-Fo Was Saved (Five Myles) using an elaborate system of 114 counterweighted strings. Her cords—which crisscross a performance space so wide you want to take a panoramic snapshot—reach their nimble end at a loom-like wall apparatus where […]