En Garde Arts is the innovative theatre production company headed by Anne Hamburger. Driven by diverse and interdisciplinary artists, we create immersive theatrical experiences to explore the complex world around us. Harnessing place, occasion, story, and the producing process itself, we inspire discussion and invite debate about the most pressing issues of our time.
“Anne Hamburger is a person to watch in 2015”
The Wall Street Journal
En Garde Arts’ Next Documentary Theatre Project
“For her, it’s about the process and the work, it’s not about the product. It’s so rare to find those kinds of producers, and once you find one, you want to hold on for dear life.”
The New York Times
Our utmost thanks to the Phoebe Snow Foundation, Brad Reedy, Evoke Therapy, Open Sky Wilderness Program, Scott & Justyn Shwayder and the National Endowment for the Arts and Pace University for developmental support
WILDERNESS is En Garde Arts newest, multi-media, documentary theatre production that illuminates the emotional distance between parents and kids suffering from addiction, depression and other mental health issues. WILDERNESS premieres at the Abrons Arts Center October of 2016, and will tour nationally in 2017. Seth Bockley, director of the acclaimed BASETRACK Live will direct a cast of six young actors and a woman playing the role of a mom, combined with videos of real life interviews with parents, immersive projection design and a hauntingly beautiful score that runs throughout.