The Bushwick Starr presents a cycle of sacred love songs for the era of Internet Romance, a meditation on selfhood and intimacy in a mediated society. More…
Three officiants perform an elaborate courtship ritual inside a kaleidoscopic video tent. The event is accompanied by live music and text taken from online dating profiles, Internet scams, how-to dating guides, and the works of ecstatic poets. 'Swipe Right / ROKÉ Cupid' attempts to imbue our modern search for love with a forgotten spiritual resonance. The fifth installment in a series that began with 'The Art of Luv (Part 1): Elliot' at the 2016 Under the Radar festival.
See it if you can relax, laugh and listen to wide-ranging commentary on the art of love in the age of mobile dating; this is not a play.. just playful
Don't see it if you want a story arch, character development, or fast-paced excitement: this is not those. Note seats get uncomfortable after 90 min