Horse Trade Theater Group (Heidi Grumelot, Artistic Director, Erez Ziv, Managing Director) will present a one night only special engagement of Kimleigh Smith’s 2010 FRIGID New York Festival hit solo show,T-O-T-A-L-L-Y! which recently played to sell-out crowds at the New York, Orlando, and Los Angeles Fringe Festival’s. Winner of the Best Theater and Best One Person Show in the Hollywood Fringe 2010, Editor’s Pick in the Washington Post 2011, George Wallace Fabby Award at Orlando Fringe 2010 also winner of the Actor’s Group Solo Festival 2010.
This autobiographical one-hour show takes the audience through a journey that is uplifting, heartbreaking and powerful as they witness the story of Smith as a young cheerleader as she transform into a powerful woman who embraces her inner superhero, reclaims her sexuality and lives as a whole, healthy woman who cheers for life! Writer/performer Kimleigh Smith says, “You must be willing to sacrifice who you are for what you want to become. That’s what “T-O-T-A-L-L-Y!” is really all about.”
“…thanks entirely to Smith's superhuman vivacity, her blistering sense of humor…
[T-O-T-A-L-L-Y! is]…among the best.”LA Weekly
“Thanks to Ms. Smith's positive attitude, audience members walk away with a story that highlights a survivor finally being comfortable in her own skin.”
Wall Street Journal
“Kimleigh is a force of nature. Her energy and spirit carry the day as she tells her story, which is by turns harrowing and hilarious.” nytheatre.com
BE YOUR OWN SUPERHERO Foundation’s mission is to bring women and men together united with the common goal of raising awareness, offering healing and inspiring transformation to all survivors of sexual assault. The Be Your Own Superhero Foundation is committed to helping survivors not only survive, but fly high and THRIVE. 50% of the proceeds from this show will go to the foundation!
About the Company: Horse Trade Theater Group
HORSE TRADE THEATER GROUP is a self-sustaining theater development group; with a focus on new work that has produced a massive quantity of stimulating downtown theater. Horse Trade’s Resident Artist Program offers a home to a select group of Independent theater artists, pooling together a great deal of talent and energy. It is also the home of FRIGID New York – the first and only festival of its kind in New York City. In 2011 Horse Trade received the New York Innovative Theatre Ellen Stewart Stewardship Award for demonstrating a significant contribution to the Off-Off-Broadway community through service, support and leadership.
Sunday, December 9 at 7pm
Theater: The Red Room
Address: 85 E. 4th St
New York, NY 10003
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