THE WOMAN & THE BANANA TREE

COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY SCHAPIRO STUDIO THEATER
DIRECTOR: DANICA SELEM
LIGHTING DESIGN: SHANE HENNESSY
SCENIC DESIGN: SASKA TRIVUNDZA
COSTUME DESIGN: KAT IBASCO & NUZZI LI
PHOTOGRAPHER: SHANE HENNESSY

THE WOMAN & THE BANANA TREE IS A NEW PLAY BY BLAKE BONILLA THAT TAKES PLACE DURING THE JAPANESE OCCUPATION OF THE PHILIPPINES DURING WW2 - WE WITNESS THE STORIES OF SEVERAL CITIZENS OF THE PHILIPPINES AND THE MONSTERS THEY CONJURE TO PROTECT THEMSELVES FROM THE DANGERS OF WAR.