STELLAR CELLAR 2014

A radio show about wine leads deep into the forest.

Video courtesy of Dustin Roddy

Stellar Cellar is a journey through a woman's subconscious under the guise of a radio talk show about wine. Written by Christine Ferrera and Dan Hanrahan and conceived for the stage by Temple Crocker, the piece has been performed in-progress at the 14 Karat Cabaret, The Charm City Fringe Festival and VisArts. Now in its final form, Stellar Cellar is a strange, intimate and surprisingly funny exploration of memory and loss.

Stellar Cellar
Stellar Cellar

is a radio talk show about wine that becomes a journey through a woman’s subconscious.

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The Host
The Host

As the host imbibes, her bizarre memories are conjured...

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The Host
The Host

...funnel Cake and dipping' dots on the boardwalk, monks in Macedonia, the loss of her virginity in the back of a Honda Civic...

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Fox & Bear
Fox & Bear

...until a fox and bear appear,

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Fox & Bear
Fox & Bear

revealing the sorrow of the animals.

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Buffalo & Fartface
Buffalo & Fartface

A dystopian weather and traffic report...

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Jerry Karpeziak
Jerry Karpeziak

a car salesman from beyond the grave...

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Fox & Bear
Fox & Bear

and songs of sleep.

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The Host
The Host

Finally, the shade of Emily Dickenson guides the host into the outer-limits of the spirit-filled world.

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Images courtesy of Bill Shewbridge