Target Margin continues its multi-year exploration of 'The One Thousand and One Nights,' grappling with 'The Porter and the Three Ladies of Baghdad'–a series of tales that confront issues of power, sex, and the body. More…
From the show:
This works extends our reach through this boundless collection, exploring justice, gender, and orientalism, all through the powerful lens of storytelling, which began with our acclaimed work Pay No Attention to the Girl (NYT Critics’ Pick).
See it if you’d like to see a small sliver of the middle eastern classic “1001 Nights” updated, splintered & brought to (a kind of) life.
Don't see it if you’d rather see a play than be told a story.
See it if You want to see some fun, jazzy, curious takes on the 1001 Nights tales.
Don't see it if You can't do devised theater, snacks, or have sensitivities towards (mimed) violence and, yes, troubling imagery.
See it if You like experimental theater, you have an interest in stories from the 1,001 Nights, and you'd like to see something different
Don't see it if You don't like "weird" theater