Genre: Festival, Solo Performance
Silvester Lavrik

The Gilded Red Cage examines the human aspects of life under socialism and how they changed after the Velvet revolution in 1989 with a charming mix of humor, irony and sadness.
· The Gilded Red Cage Part I: Hana’s Shame portrays the intimate internal dialogue of a woman in love whose young life spans the socialist and post-socialist periods in Slovakia. She learns to come to terms with one fact - the main figures in her life at once love her and destroy her.
· The Gilded Red Cage Part II: The Canary who Ate the Cat captures the contradictions of socialist life via an endearing chameleon-turncoat-survivor who promises everything, yet delivers nothing…and still be beloved.

Performed by Katarina Morhacova and Silvester Lavrik


Open:   03/17/10
Close:   03/21/10

March 17th at 7:30pm; March 21st at 7:30pm
Theater:   The Tank
Address:   354 West 45th street
New York, NY 10036
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