Seth Lepore

Seth Lepore

Seth Lepore(Writer/Performer)holds a BA in Interdisciplinary Studies, focus: Creativity in Education from Naropa Universityin Boulder, CO. Since 1996 he has created severalself-produced one-man shows. I am not Fragile: A Confessional (1996); 5Perspectives on Public High School (1997); Jobs Galore (1998) which wasperformed in tandem with a one-act play entitled Versus which Lepore wrote anddirected. Two Minutes to Midnight (1999) was the last monologue Leporeperformed before taking a ten year break to focus on several musiccollaborations especially his solo project Older Than Hours.

 

In2010 he embarked on a parallel trilogy of solo shows about the underbelly ofthe self-help movement. The first installment, Losing My Religion: Confessionsof a New Age Refugee, has been self-produced in black box theaters and fringefestivals throughout the country. The show won an Encore Award at both theBoulder and Minnesota Fringe Festivals as well as being named one of the topten plays of 2011 by the Twin Cities Daily Planet. The second part of thetrilogy, SuperHappyMelancholyexpialidocious premiered in the Spring of 2012.Kicking Ass and Taking Names, the third part of the installment is indevelopment for 2014.

 

Leporealso tours War/Peace, a weeklong installation and participatory performanceproject involving community members throughout the United States.

 

Moreinfo is available at sethums.com

Losing My Religion: Confessions of a New Age Refugee as Performer and playwright