The Bark & The Tree ENCORE   Bestseller 

Written and Performed by Vivian NesbittNew Mexico

Sat 11/22 4:00pm

drama, comedy, storytelling, 55 min.

Bending time and space to understand her legendary Irish ancestor’s legacy, Vivian portrays seven characters that lead her to a startling and unpredictable discovery. Epiphany and surrender together with the laugh-out-loud comedy of human nature, this is Vivian Nesbitt’s award-winning play about connection and transformation. Best Documentary and Best Lighting Design Awards at United Solo 2013. Director: Lee Kitts. Lighting Design: Karen Perlow. Set and Costume Design: Karen Anselm. Photo by Antonya Molleur. Recommended for: teenagers, adults, theatre community, ethnic community (Irish), recovery groups. Links: show, artist, video, review, review2.

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.  
*The ENCORE tag marks productions with solo artists who performed successfully at the Festival in the past and came back to perform two shows this year.