In 1909 Samara, Russia, Alexe Popova confessed to killing over 300 men to liberate the women of her community from their abusive husbands. She fought the War on Women in her own way, with a little lethal poison. Come "try" her for yourself at Maison des Reves!
About the Company: THE PLANET CONNECTIONS THEATRE FESTIVITY
THE PLANET CONNECTIONS THEATRE FESTIVITYis New York’s premiere eco-friendly theatre festival. Fostering a diverse cross-section of performances, the festival seeks to inspire artists and audiences both creatively and fundamentally, in a festive atmosphere. At the heart of the festivity are like-minded individuals striving to create professional, meaningful theatre, while supporting organizations, which give back to the community at large.
Wed 05/21 @ 7pm
Fri 05/23 @ 7pm
Sat 05/24 @ 4pm
Theater: Paradise Factory
Address: 64 East 4th Street
New York, NY
Buy Tickets Online or Call: Ovation Tickets at 866-811-4111
Talie Melnyk is an actress and writer interested in true crime and women's stories. Based on the true story of Alexe Popova, Talie is in her element with her solo show, Maison des Reves. Favorite New York Theatre includes: A Memory, A Monologue, A Rant, and A Prayer (3 Crazy Ladies,) Miss Julie (Abingdon Theatre, ) A Man for All Seasons (New Day Repertory,) Dracula (Gallery Players, ) Julius Caesar, The Miser, Pygmalion (Oasis Theatre.) Regional theatre: The Front Page (Theatre Albany,) Waiting for the Parade, The Hostage (Cidermill Playhouse,) Geeks in Love (Loose Moose Theatre.) Film: The Re-gift, The Ticket, Crosswords, Pictures of Lily. TV: “As the World Turns”, “All My Children”. Talie holds an MFA in Acting from Binghamton University, a BFA from University of Calgary, and has studied at The British American Drama Academy in Oxford, England. She is also a certified movement specialist dedicated to women's health and wellness at all stages of life. Originally from Calgary, Canada, Talie currently lives in Brooklyn, NY.