When: Sat., June 22, 8 p.m. and Sun., June 23, 3 & 8 p.m. 2019
As soon as she read Herman Melville’s 1851 novel Moby Dick, Judy Hegarty Lovett was hooked. The Gare St. Lazare Players director and her actor husband, Conor Lovett, transformed the epic tome about a seafaring crew in pursuit of a whale into a stark one-person show starring Conor. Ten-string fiddler Caoimhín Ó Raghallaigh of the contemporary Irish American band the Gloaming adds depth with live musical accompaniment. The Irish theater company brings its adaptation to Hanover, N.H., as part of SHIFT 2019, a 10-day Dartmouth College event series exploring the human-nature bond. The show also heads to Middlebury a few days later.