ASHLEY STEEDstage raw and la bitter lemonscertified reviewerJune 22, 2017
Immersive theatre is best when you go in blind, so if you’ve already experienced chapters 1 (The Key) and 2 (The Axe) of The Kansas Collection by LA-based immersive company The Speakeasy Society, or if you’re on the fence, then read on.
I’m sure I looked like a fish out of water — I couldn’t stop grinning. Which isn’t exactly the typical face someone makes when being recruited into a militia. I entered a colourful tent on the edge of a town in Kansas, where I learned that Dorothy left Oz long ago and that the Scarecrow is the new king. But there’s mutiny afoot with the rise of a group called the Patchwork Rebellion. Everyone is searching for the Patchwork Girl (aka Dorothy) and it’s up to you to decide who you believe and where your alleg...