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Play America (2010)

Performance; text, 
Duration: 1hrs
Performed, Convent of St Cecilia, New York Theater Workshop 4th Street Studio
Artists, Kathryn Hamilton,  Matt Wilson, Terence Mintern, Devin Burnam, Zoe Kira May, Kersti Bryan, Chris Domig, Damon Pelletier, Bruce Steinberg, Nick Lehane, 

Boxman is Sister Sylvester's first work, and draws on the novel by Kobo Abe about a phenomenon in Tokyo where people retreat from their lives to live inside human sized boxes, evading the company of others. The company created a piece that could tour like a band, and toured bars, shopfronts as well as theaters, adapting the piece to each new setting they found themselves in.