Part of FringeNYC: The hair. The heels. The lipstick and leather. The sirens of "Caricature of She" explore femininity through a whimsical fusion of dance and theatre, and invite you to examine the standards and expectations of Woman. More…
Categories: Dance / Physical Theatre, Drama, Local. From Alia Kache/Kachal Dance.
"A compelling piece that tells a familiar story in a new way…Alia Kache has created a work with both a strong social message, as well as a strong visual aesthetic. The coquettish dolls mimicking the behaviors associated with femininity raise many social questions about gender roles...Overall, this is a captivating work evocative of childhood whimsy and also representative of the darker side of beauty." Full Review
See it if You like edgy thought provoking modern dance performed by stereotypical beautiful girls who are really powerful capable women.
Don't see it if You don't want to see beneath the facade
See it if you want to see outstanding performances and dance! Very deep challenges to how beauty is defined.
Don't see it if You can't handle your own opinion about beauty being put on blast!
See it if You have an interest in dance, social commentary, or women. DEFINITELY see it if you have an interest in all three.
Don't see it if You hate dance. (Actually - you should still see it then... this may change your mind)