Only when we are touched personally by environmental calamity does environmentalism become an issue to us.
He has collaborated with Fessenden on a number of projects, co-writing and co-producing the album Sentimental War in 1987 as well as a number of underground tapes, among them American Nursing Home 1981 and Cold Hearts and Whiskey 1989.
A more melancholy spin on one of Shakespeare's breeziest comedies would be difficult to imagine, and that Rylance's poignant approach works as well as it does makes his first stateside effort all the more impressive.
The horror then, is when the acceptable and the every-day turn against us.
In 1986 he teamed up with Norman Tempia and they eventually formed Den Design Studios.
But Theater for a New Audience is nothing if not a troupe that can compensate with special touches and special actors.