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
|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