Part of FringeNYC: Medea’s back and she’s putting the pulse back in expulsion. Watch as this legendary infanticide vindicates her story through pounding electroPop and feminist Herstory. Armed with the waves of feminism, only she can dismantle the douche-bastions of the Patriarchy. More…
Categories: Musical/Opera, Comedy, Local. Written by Danny Baird. Directed by Catie Davis. Choreographed by Jelani Alladin.
FROM THE ARTIST:
Girl Versus Corinth began it’s life in a workshop productions at Dixon Place Downtown in 2014. A revised version was presented at the Producer’s Club a few months later. In 2015, the show was produced by Monumental Theatre Company as a part of the Capital Fringe in Washington DC. Most recently, the show had a one-night-only performance at The Public Theatre’s Joe’s Pub. The New York Fringe will the first extended run of “Girl Versus Corinth” in the Big Apple.
See it if You're looking for a solid idea but don't mind imperfect execution. The actors keep saying things are 'too on the nose' and they're right.
Don't see it if Classics isn't your thing or preachy bothers you.
See it if You want to see an original piece performed by fantastic actresses with AMAZING vocal skills. Very funny and unique way to discuss feminism!
Don't see it if You don't like fun.
See it if You enjoy fresh and exciting pop music and an important and updated take on Medea. The performers are superb and the writing is excellent.
Don't see it if You dislike new interpretations of classics or socially relevant pieces of theatre.