Sleeping is for the dead

Written and Performed by Minna PuolantoFinland

Fri 10/24 7:30pm

drama, comedy, tragedy, dance, movement, music, multimedia, 60 min.

A tragicomedy about a mom who never sleeps. Her husband and three little children need her 24/7. This award-winning show includes live music, dance, mime, multimedia, sports and sex. It has been acclaimed by critics and audiences all over the world. “Mommy loves you more than anything!” Director: Anna Veijalainen. Musician and Music Dramaturg: Timo Hirvonen. Light and Set Design: Max Wikström. Sound Design: Juha Tuisku. Photo by Jyrki Valkama. Recommended for: teenagers, adults, elderly, theatre community. Links: artist, video.

2014 United Solo, the world’s largest solo theatre festival, celebrates its 5th anniversary season and its dynamic expansion in scope and popularity. All shows are staged at Theatre Row: 410 West 42nd Street, New York City. TICKETS, with a price of $19.25 (including a $1.25 theatre restoration charge) are available at the Theatre Row Box Office and online through Telecharge at You may also call Telecharge at 212-239-6200. When placing your reservation, please provide: the FESTIVAL name (United Solo Theatre Festival), the name of THEATRE (Theatre Row – The Studio Theatre), and the specific DAY and TIME of SHOW you would like to see.