Experiences

As Bernarda’s Daughters takes shape in different forms, here are a few ways to enter the world of the play.

Hotline Sing

Call 929-284-2120 to reach the Abellard sisters. Each entry leads to a sound of joy, grief, pleasure, wonder, frustration, or freedom. Experience Bernarda’s Daughters via telephone through a self-guided series of audio selections with excerpts from the play, sonic interventions, readings from related works, and more (standard voice and text message rates apply).

Written by Diane Exavier
Directed by Dominique Rider
Sound Design by Kathy Ruvuna
Technical Assistance from Richard Lewis

Featuring Brittany Bradford, Amara Brady, Lori Parquet, Elinor T. Vanderburg, and Jasmin Walker

Music from L’Rain and Anaïs Maviel


Mo(u)rning Call

Listen to the world of Bernarda’s Daughters in this digital EP with guest appearances from music artists L’Rain and Anaïs Maviel and inspirations from writers like Colin Dayan, Louise Glück, Rinaldo Walcott, and more. An accessible script for the video, complete with alt text, is available here. Feel free to leave a comment on the YouTube video with your own reflections.

Written by Diane Exavier
Directed by Dominique Rider
Sound Design by Kathy Ruvuna

Featuring Brittany Bradford, Amara Brady, Lori Parquet, Elinor T. Vanderburg, and Jasmin Walker

Music from L’Rain and Anaïs Maviel