Developing a pre/post narrative…

One of my artistic values is to put in the work to tell the story of the story. Below is a collection of pre/post narrative experiments for Immersion Play, which premiered in NYC at The Connelly Theater as part of She NYC Arts. The play is currently in the midst of further development for its next phase.


'Immersion Play' by Courtney Bailey Parker is a bilingual theatre piece. We're getting ready for the next stage of our project following our NYC premiere.

Go behind the scenes of our development process in Mexico City for 'Immersion Play' before our performances in NYC.

Excerpt from ‘Immersion Play’ at The Connelly Theater. Footage by Madelyn Shaffer of SheNYC Arts.

Meet Mexico City based theatre artist, Rodrigo Del Río, who plays Domingo in 'Immersion Play.' Filmed on the roof of Teatro Lúcido in CDMX.

Listen to playwright/performer Courtney Bailey Parker talk about how she's prepping for their team's rehearsal period in Mexico City! 'IMMERSION PLAY' is part of the 2019 SheNYC Festival of New Plays.

Beautiful footage of ‘Immersion Play’ by Madelyn Shaffer of SheNYC Arts. (June 2019)

The 'Immersion Play' team jets to CDMX for our development process in summer 2019.

Listen to NYC-based director, Sandy Doria, talk about how we tackled an international collaboration for 'Immersion Play.'

Playwright Courtney Bailey Parker describes the final preparations for the 'Immersion Play' team's trip to CDMX to develop the play.

IMMERSION PLAY is premiering this June at the 2019 SheNYC Summer Theater Festival, an off-Broadway festival celebrating women writers. Follow us on FB & Insta: @immersionplay