recent Commissions


Garver has received multiple immersive commissions including: 

Alexandria (with Jason Platt)

Commissioned by PHTS currently in development for the New York Public Library


Commissioned by the New Work Initiative at Montclair

Bird Brain

For The New Victory

Fornicated From the Beatles

Commissioned by American Repertory Theater


Commissioned by The Kennedy Center for the US Botanical Gardens



Garver was the Managing Artistic Director of acclaimed New York immersive theater company Woodshed Collective and the Founding Artistic Director of Chicago Storefront Uma Productions


"We are in a moment where the live-ness of theater is revolutionary.  It can change the status quo.  Live-ness is political.  Its musical.  It's potent.  It's the vital poetry of the everyday" - MTG


"What to the SLAVE is the 4th of july" Speech by frederic douglass performed and anotated by Baratunde Thurston