Nov 29, 2009
AFTER MUCH ANTICIPATION
Los Angeles-based performance trio Butchlalis de Panochtitlan and the emerging queer collective La Maricolectiva (San Jose/Las Vegas/Los Angeles) team up with international performance artist and theater director Shakina Nayfack to present a workshop premiere of COSA RARA, a new play by Claudia Rodriguez. An only-in-LA love story, the play follows a budding relationship between a young Chicana butch dyke and a transgender Salvadoran immigrant woman as they search for common ground and community.
Dec. 4 & 5, 8:30PM @ Highways Performance Space (1651 18th Street, Santa Monica CA at the 18th Street Arts Center) $13 Students/Members/Seniors, $15 general
umm listen BUTCHLALIS are like so important for performance art. Raquel Gutierrez (who is wrote the short story for Damelo Todo's narrative section) is a member of the troupe...