Wednesday, September 9, 2009
New Peggy Shaw Performance, Must: The True Story
The Hemispheric Institute of Performance and Politics forwarded this message about a special performance by pioneering lesbian performer and playwright Peggy Shaw, a founding member of the New York/London based avant-garde feminist theater group Split Britches.
"Dear Hemi friends in the New York area!
We hope you can join us next
FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 18TH at 7:00 PM
for a special evening with the one and only
in which she will perform excerpts from her new show
MUST: THE TRUE STORY
a collaboration with Clod Ensemble, London
"A journey through the shadows of a city,
A pound of flesh, a book of Love"...
Peggy Shaw is an independent performance artist, painter and poet whose work is firmly rooted in a queer feminist perspective, with an unceasing quest for global equality in writing, spoken word and performance. (www.splitbritches.com)
Where: 20 Cooper Square, 5th Floor (Hemispheric Institute)
When: Friday, September 18th, 7:00 PM
What: Peggy Shaw performs exceprts from Must: The True Story
Reception will follow."