Saturday, August 07, 2010
Member News: Bonnie MacAllister
Fringe Festival Show "Crowning the May Queen" as part of "The Waiting Room" (Green Light Arts)
starring TS Hawkins, Kelly DeVose,
directed by Ashley Kerns,
written by Bonnie MacAllister,
Sept 10, 11, 12, 17, 18 at 7 p.m.
(part of the Philadelphia Live Arts and Fringe Festival)
"A play about birth and fissures, fibrous textures woven through song."
"This piece examines childbearing and fistula through personal anthems and exploration (and is deeply rooted in MacAllister's experience in Ethiopia.)"
Segments will be performed as part of the Monday Night Club Fringe Cabaret, August 23 @National Mechanics (Hosted by A.D. Amorosi and John Cecil Price)
Show Me to My Seat forms the set for "The Waiting Room" (as provided by the Women's Caucus for Art Philadelphia Chapter.
Bonnie MacAllister is a multimedia performance artist. She has performed at the New York Foundation of Arts and the Cat Cat Club in Paris, and her plays have been staged at the Shubin Theatre, Adrienne Theatre, and the Philadelphia Fringe Festival. Her artwork has been exhibited internationally including in Galeria 6 in Mexico, the Utopia Library in Italy, and the Delaware Art Museum. She curates the multimedia label Certain Circuits Media (www.certaincircuits.org) which is currently accepting submissions. Her twitter: @BonnieMacArt