Transition is a multimedia comedic theater piece about the transitory nature of consciousness and culture. A spoof on American short attention spans, Transition uses text, interactive and recorded video, sound loops, choreography and BMX bike stunts to throw the viewer off guard. Inspired in part by Guy Debord and the Situationist movement, Smith and Watts’s goal is to allow audiences to become immersed and ultimately comforted by the constantly altering nature of the piece.
Tommy Smith is a New York-based playwright and director. His plays include The Wife, White Hot, Sextet, Air Conditioning, Sunrise, _April&r… Read Full Bio
Reggie Watts’s work encompasses standup comedy, alternative performance musical composition, and internet media. Watts is a frequent performer … Read Full Bio
2010: Smith and Watts perform Transition at the Compagnietheater in Amsterdam
2009: Transition is performed at On the Boards in Seattle, WA