No Pants In Tucson is a subversive comedy propelled by America’s obsession with regulating the female body. Drawing upon archaic state laws specifically targeting women, The Anthropologists’ newest devised play dares to calculate the costs of gender-oppression. Premiering in 2021.
Writer & Director: Melissa Moschitto
Lead Deviser/Actor: Mariah Freda
Ensemble: Alexandra Kumala, China Pharr, Tess Rodriguez, Marissa Joyce Stamps
Visual Design: Irina Kuraeva
Dramaturgy: Lynde Rosario
Dramaturgical Assistant: Myjoycia Cezar
Assistant Producer: Lucy Yezulinas
Video Editor (Vote in Pants): Audrey E. Lorber
Contributing Artists: Luisa Alarcon, Becca Bernard, Jazmyn Boone, Katie Gilmartin, Tiffany McCue, Thalia Sablon
No Pants In Tucson is a recipient of the 2020 NYC Women’s Fund for Media, Culture, & Theatre. This project is also supported by the following funders: A.R.T./New York / Dime Community Bank Fund, Off Broadway Angels. This project is also made possible by the New York State Council on the Arts (NYSCA) with the support of Governor Andrew M. Cuomo and the New York State Legislature.
Work-in-Process showing, FEAST, November
She Tried to Vote in Pants (Digital Project)
- Investigative Workshops