bad things happen here

The nation has never been healthier. Crime is down. Streets are clean. Civility reigns. But out of the corner of your eye, you might catch a glimpse of the men keeping things orderly. In a series of brief, enigmatic scenes, two women take us into the heart of a nation that has been disciplined by violence.

by Eric Marlin
directed by Lila Rachel Becker

The University of Iowa
Iowa City, IA

scenic & costume design by Savanna Genskow
lighting design by Courtney Gaston
sound design by Bri Atwood
photos by R. Eric Stone

ensemble: Cristina Goyeneche, Molly Winstead, Nicholas Grzesik, Donovan Roberts