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The show features 10 of Nigeria's top actresses performing monologues and songs that address the trials the country’s women endure.
Producer, director, performer, writer, architect. Over the past two decades, Ifeoma Fafunwa has worn many hats searching for the ideal vehicle with which to marry her art with her deep concerns for the world.
Writer and activist Eve Ensler, who is best known for her play “The Vagina Monologues,” went to the Congo to help women victims of violence, and while there learned she had uterine cancer. She recounts her experience in her book “In the Body of the World: A Memoir of Cancer and Connection.”
U R ★ is my reaching back to my most primal artistic work and stretching forward with experience, control, and an ever-increasing fury and vibrancy.
Musician, lyricist and entrepreneur Sage Francis draws from his experiences in everyday life to create snapshots through both song and storytelling.
The Hypocrites are back. Now they’re weighing anchor with the last of the three most popular G&S operettas, the nautical parody “H.M.S. Pinafore,” trading in those smart British Navy uniforms for multicolored pajamas and fuzzy slippers.
Through the grandiosity of Elton John and a slight touch of Father John Misty’s refashioned Americana, Terry’s storylines easily bait listeners — and leave little for them to complain about when they’re reeled in.
They’re back! That wacky and delightful crew out of Chicago– The Hypocrites cap their Gilbert and Sullivan trilogy with a transgendered H.M.S. Pinafore, where Li’l Buttercup (Matt Kahler) happens to be a brawny baritone, still shyly in love with Captain Cat Coran (Emily Casey).
The White Rhino Report: The Hypocrites Sail Back Into Harvard Square Aboard The "H.M.S. Pinafore" - A Fun Pajama Party! (March 10, 2016)
Under the Direction of Saugus native Sean Graney, the Hypocrites have embedded their daring DNA into the usually button-ed-up Gilbert & Sullivan oeuvre, This is not your grandfather's D'Oyly Carte production of "H.M.S. Pinafore."
Never mind the why and wherefore, love can level ranks and therefore you ought to get to Oberon where ART is presenting the Hypocrites' production of “H.M.S. Pinafore” (“or the Lass That Loved a Sailor”) for their third visit.