Museum of Dreams (2005)

A heavily made-up performer posing arms outstretched, in a long white dress and long blond wig. (Museum of Dreams).

A 6-hour durational performance installation investigating the feverish affair of sleeping and questioning our perception of waking.

Dance, circus, and theatre combine in a landscape of original music, industrial lighting, and sculptural costume.


Created by Peter S Petralia, Mandy Caughey, Carlton Ward, Stacey Carlson, Olga Naiman/Aparat, Betsy Strong, Max Giteck Duykers, Nicole Jung and Rebecca MK Makus.

Museum of Dreams was developed with the AREA Award from Chashama, and through a five-month residency at Richard Foreman’s Ontological Hysteric Theater.