Their movement allows them to take up all the space, filling the stage all the way to the frame.
DeLappe presents us with a wholly updated picture of youth, in which social awareness has supplanted willful ignorance. The competitive and constantly shifting pecking order within their social hierarchy remains ever brutal, but the battleground is changed. This, along with the fact that we see nine (and eventually ten) women on stage, is what makes The Wolves a unique signpost within the world of new plays.
An essay response to the Big Outdoor Site-Specific Stuff Festival (Oct. 23-25, 2015)