5 Questions to thingNY 

Source: I Care If You Listen, an interview with the collective thingNY prior to their performance last month.

Three years of work will unfold when the artist collective thingNY premieres their new opera This Takes Place Close By at the Knockdown Center in Queens, New York, on Thursday, September 24, 2015. The work, inspired by traumatic events like hurricanes Katrina and Sandy, explores the fractured world that emerges in the wake of a devastating storm. We spoke with thingNY members Erin Rogers, Andrew Livingston, and Jeffrey Young, and stage director Ashley Tata to find out more.