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The Syphilis of Sisyphus

United States, 2011
Avant-Garde, Musical, Drama


A working-class woman in mid-nineteenth-century France, a “grissete,” who wanders through an elaborately designed black and white set, waxing philosophically in metered, rhyming verse about beauty, artifice, and the natural world.

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The Syphilis of Sisyphus Directed by Mary Reid Kelley, Patrick Kelley

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