The Civilians' The Great Immensity begins performances off-Broadway on April 11 at the Public. Written and directed by Steven Cosson, the production will run through May 1 at the Joseph Papp Public Theater/Martinson Theater.
The Great Immensity is a continent-hopping thriller following a woman, Phyllis, as she pursues someone close to her who disappeared from a tropical island while on an assignment for a nature show. Through her search, Phyllis uncovers a mysterious plot surrounding the upcoming international climate summit in Auckland. As the days count down to the Auckland Summit, Phyllis must decipher the plan and possibly stop it in time.
The cast of The Great Immensity features Damian Baldet, Cindy Cheung, Dan Domingues, Rebecca Hart, Trey Lyford, Chris Sullivan and Erin Wilhelmi. The production includes projected film and video and a wide-ranging score of songs by Michael Friedman.