PROWLING THE ABYSS

Genre: Solo Performance
Written and performed by Karen Anne Light

In Prowling the Abyss, the creator and solo performer Karen Anne Light becomes Medusa – a modern incarnation of a mythical creature – who hosts an evening of comedy. Her show falls apart as the guests appear and bring with them traumas and dreams: Butter Sandwich strains to share poetic insights about love but needs subtitles because she can’t get off of the floor. Tremble Lip, a breathy, sweet femme, just wants to ride in cars and drink milkshakes with the butch of her dreams. In a performance combining text and physical theater, Light and her collaborators guide their audience through a variety of tropes dealing with outright and hidden forms of misogyny to reassemble the fragmented spirit of queer femininity. 

 

Admission to this event (funded by NYFA/City Artist Corps Grant)  is free but RSVP is required.

Open:   10/23/21
Close:   10/24/21

Schedule:
Saturday, October 23
Sunday, October 24
at 5:00 pm
:10/23/202110/24/2021:
10/23/2021
10/24/2021
Theater:   Theaterlab (on 36th Street)
Address:   357 W 36th Street
New York, NY 10018
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Subway: A/C/E or 1/2/3 to 34th

Cost:Free
Buy Tickets Online or Call: at 212.929.2545