The Disappearing Man

Book, Music & Lyrics by: Jahn Sood

The circus you can see inside.

THE DISAPPEARING MAN is a new folk opera that takes place backstage at a small-time circus in 1936. A magician and his lovely assistant fight to break free of the roles they’ve always played and start anew.

 

 

Luke Wygodny as Jumping Jack the Acrobat in the 2014 workshop at Cloud City, Brooklyn. Photo by Micah Joel.Liz Lark Brown (as Sara, the Magician's Lovely Assistant) and Nick Blaemire (as Jim Plaster, the Disappearing Man) in the 2017 workshop at the Barn Arts Collective, Bass Harbor, Maine. Photo by JK Putnam.Katie Melby as Daphne the Liontamer in the 2014 workshop at Cloud City, Brooklyn. Photo by Micah Joel.Jeremy Morse as Harvey the Clown in the 2014 workshop at Cloud City, Brooklyn. Photo by Micah Joel.Mary Kate Morrissey as Sara, the Magician's Lovely Assistant in the 2014 workshop at Cloud City, Brooklyn. Photo by Micah Joel.