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Caricature of She (FringeNYC)

Members say: Absorbing, Thought-provoking, Edgy, Entertaining, Intelligent
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Critics
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1 review
Members
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10 reviews
 

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.... Read more

Categories: Dance / Physical Theatre, Drama, Local. From Alia Kache/Kachal Dance.

 

Reviews (11)

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85
Avg Score

85
Theatre is Easy

"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

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92
Avg Score

84
Absorbing, Edgy, Thought-provoking, Great staging, Powerful dancing

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

100
Absorbing, Delightful, Enchanting, Must see, Great staging

See it if you love dance and an accurate interpretation of what's going on in society today.

Don't see it if you don't like dance.

100
Absorbing, Delightful, Enchanting, Entertaining

See it if You want to be entertained.

Don't see it if You don't love amazing shows.

85
Absorbing, Ambitious, Relevant, Resonant, Entertaining

See it if you like dance and challenging perceptions.

Don't see it if you don't like modern dance or are expecting dialogue.

96
Absorbing, Edgy, Relevant, Great choreo!!

See it if Stunning and strong dancing, amazing choreo and empowering women of all types.

Don't see it if You don't like strong women owning their shit.

95
Original, Clever, Intelligent, Thought-provoking, Must see

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!

100
Ambitious, Edgy, Intelligent, Intense, Thought-provoking

See it if You want to see powerful female dancers with a captivating sexy that demands respect!

Don't see it if Everyone can find an element to love in this show.

99
Absorbing, Clever, Edgy, Intelligent, Thought-provoking

See it if You enjoy intelligent, well choreographed dance with an edge.

Don't see it if You don't appreciate great concert dance.

100
Funny, Absorbing, Clever, Edgy, Entertaining

See it if You want to laugh and have a great time. The show is outstanding. The performers are gorgeous. It was thought provoking and entertaining!

Don't see it if You don't like dance.

92
Thought-provoking, Must see, Relevant, Entertaining, Sexy

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)