R. BUCKMINSTER FULLER: THE HISTORY (AND MYSTERY) OF THE UNIVERSE
Written by D.W. Jacobs from the life, work and writings of R. Buckminster Fuller
Directed by David de Vries
Starring TOM KEY as R. Buckminster Fuller!
(photo by Mark & Tracy Photography)
YOU MAY SAY I'M A DREAMER,
BUT I'M NOT THE ONLY ONE.
Hop onboard a captivating quest chronicling the Leonardo da Vinci of the twentieth century in this unconventional one-man show blending multimedia, poetry and humanist humor. Can humankind sustain itself on Earth, and if so, how? Do we have the courage to reinvent ourselves? So ponders R. Buckminster Fuller – engineer, environmentalist, futurist, poet, philosopher and inventor of the geodesic dome. A visionary who foretold many of today’s challenges, Bucky teaches us to save the planet by doing more with less. Meet the mesmerizing man behind the world-saving mission.
R. BUCKMINSTER FULLER: THE HISTORY (and Mystery) OF THE UNIVERSE was developed and received its world premiere production at San Diego Repertory Theatre—March 31, 2000.
Use of the name, likeness, and words of R. Buckminster Fuller is by arrangement with the
Estate of R. Buckminster Fuller.
"Extraordinary ... a whirlwind of impassioned ideas!"
The Boston Herald
Post-show TALK BACK on October 16, 2015
Director: David de Vries
Set Designers: Isabel and Moriah Curley-Clay
Costume Designer: Linda Patterson
Lighting Designer: Joseph Futral
Sound Designer: Kendall Simpson
Props Designer: Maclare "MC" Park
Stage Manager: Wendy Palmer*
*Member of Actors' Equity, the Union of Professional Actors and Stage Managers in the United States