Walken onstage together

REP Radio podcast with 'Two Walkens,' Susanne Collins and Kevin Meehan

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Collins and Meehan just walken around. (Photo by Peter Michael Radocaj)
Collins and Meehan just walken around. (Photo by Peter Michael Radocaj)

On this podcast, we are joined by Two Walkens: Susanne Collins and Kevin Meehan. We talk about the origins of the devised theater performance duo's mashup, explore some iconic standouts from Christopher Walken's expansive body of work, and we even get a sample of the show.

Two Walkens, a world premiere, takes a few of Walken’s best-known big- and small-screen appearances, and combines them with Antoine de Saint-Exupéry's classic children's book The Little Prince to see if this town really is big enough for the both of them. The show asks the timely question "How do we cope when the world outside gets to be too tough to handle?" Pick your weapon of choice.

Collins and Meehan are Philly theater veterans, but this is their first creation together.

What, When, Where

Two Walkens. By Susanne Collins and Kevin Meehan. December 1-3, 2016 at the Whole Shebang, 1813 S. 11th Street, Philadelphia. (267) 422-2719 or thewholeshebangphilly.com.
December 3, 2016 at the Beardcave, 40th Street and Locust Walk, Philadelphia. Brownpapertickets.com.
December 4, 2016, at 1FiftyOne Gallery + Art Space, 3312 Kensington Avenue, Phildelphia. Brownpapertickets.com.

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