A musical about Antoine de Saint-Exupery and a new production of “Woyzeck” have been selected for inclusion in the Sundance Institute Theater Lab’s annual residency program at Florida’s White Oak.
Tuner about “The Little Prince” scribe Saint-Exupery, “Saint-Ex,” has music by Jenny Giering (“The Mistress Cycle”), with book and lyrics by Sean Barry. Kent Nicholson directs.
The staging of “Woyzeck,” Georg Buchner’s 19th century play about a troubled soldier, comes from U.K. troupe Punchdrunk, under the stewardship of a.d. Felix Barrett and producer Colin Marsh. Company will use the Sundance residency to prepare for a full London production planned for 2010.
Sundance program, held every year at the White Oak Conservation Center in Yulee, Fla., runs Oct. 19-Nov. 2.