Dany Casey and Errin Delperdang rehearse a dance they made together at Pilot Balloon.

Title: Point from Brooklyn workshops their new play Never Odd Or Even.

COOL NEWS! Pilot Balloon artist MO DAVIAU sold her first book. Publishers Marketplace says:
Michigan MFA, Hopwood Award winner, and playwright Mo Daviau’s EVERY ANXIOUS WAVE, a love story interweaving time travel and rock music that spans from 980 AD Mannahatta to a waterlogged Seattle in 2031, to Brenda Copeland at St. Martin’s, in a pre-empt, by Jenni Ferrari-Adler at Union Literary (World English)

COOL NEWS! Pilot Balloon artist MO DAVIAU sold her first book. Publishers Marketplace says:

Michigan MFA, Hopwood Award winner, and playwright Mo Daviau’s EVERY ANXIOUS WAVE, a love story interweaving time travel and rock music that spans from 980 AD Mannahatta to a waterlogged Seattle in 2031, to Brenda Copeland at St. Martin’s, in a pre-empt, by Jenni Ferrari-Adler at Union Literary (World English)

Photos from Meghan Morongova’s “May Self” project.

Hanging out.

Hanging out.

Guest inventory as of 5/7

Guest inventory as of 5/7

Liz Fisher shows off the serious amount of lead she burned through during her week at Pilot Balloon working on Deus Ex Machina.

Liz Fisher shows off the serious amount of lead she burned through during her week at Pilot Balloon working on Deus Ex Machina.

When she wasn’t busy collaborating on a show about famous women named Blanche, Carra Martinez made us some of her grandmother’s famous mole. She even brought her own blender and molcajete. Secret shortcut ingredient: FRITOS.

Playwright Elizabeth Spreen constructs a “Wishing Machine” for the house.

Jay Byrd and Rosaruby chow down on some KC BBQ.

Jay Byrd and Rosaruby chow down on some KC BBQ.

Rosaruby Kagan accepted our invitation to try out the fabled “Torture Circle” exercise while she was at the church. The goal of the exercise (rarely met) is to make a small audience of your most stonefaced peers laugh without using any words. It lasts for 60 painful minutes, but Ruby gave it one hell of a good shot.

One of the projects Johnny Meyer worked on last week.

One of the projects Johnny Meyer worked on last week.

Johnny Meyer’s in the church this week, writing plays that involve Ferdinand and Isabella and some sort of Werner Herzog-is-a-lady-200-years-in-the-future idea. And to think, he hadn’t even SEEN a play until he was 27. Read more about Meyer’s story here.

Johnny Meyer’s in the church this week, writing plays that involve Ferdinand and Isabella and some sort of Werner Herzog-is-a-lady-200-years-in-the-future idea. And to think, he hadn’t even SEEN a play until he was 27. Read more about Meyer’s story here.

Dispatches from Rubber Repertory's pop-up artists' colony in Lawrence, KS.