Inheritance: A Litany  THE BEST OF  

Written and Performed by Janis BrennerNew York

Sun 10/27 6:00pm

drama, comedy, storytelling, dance, movement, music, 45 min.

A journey into the myriad ways a daughter “became” her late parents. She inherited her father's nose, her mother's singing voice, father's sarcasm, mother's fragile bones… as well as a lifetime of objects and even thoughts, revealing a family's story. A poetic narrative, a dance-opera-play, and a comic drama by internationally acclaimed artist Janis Brenner. 2018 United Solo Awards for Best Production, Best Composer, and Best Lighting Design. Cameo: Aaron Selissen. Music: Jerome Begin. Lighting Design: Mitchell Bogard. Performance Coach: Risa Steinberg. Show image by Judy Stuart Boroson. Recommended for: adults only (not suitable for children), theatre community, Jewish community, dance community, college community, baby boomers. Links: artist, video, facebook, related, related2, related3.

2019 United Solo is the world’s largest solo theatre festival, currently in its 10th anniversary season. All shows are staged at Theatre Row: 410 West 42nd Street, New York City. TICKETS, with a price of $45 (plus a $2.25 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 BEST OF  tag indicates shows by award-winning artists and companies invited by the United Solo Academy to return for the 10th anniversary season. These shows represent some of the greatest artistic achievements of the Festival’s first decade.