The Tree, 2013

5 male - 1 female

Maria Laina

A group of people build their life and existence around a tree. Every individual sees it from a different position, but the tree is always there: when the woman takes its picture, when the logger cuts it down, when the traveler ignores it. Does it really exist or is it a figment of imagination?

A one-act play which deals with the basic archetypes of the center of the world.


The Tree, 2013

5 male - 1 female

Food, 1998

1 male

The Clown, 1983

1 (male or female)



If there is a prevalent feeling in Maria Laina’s work, this is the sense of loneliness: a loneliness that is absolute and cannot be transcended thr...