offoffoff theater
 RELATED PROJECTS

      







 ADVERTISEMENT













Site links
  • OFFOFFOFF Home
  • About OFFOFFOFF
  • Contact us

    Get our newsletter:
     
    Search the site:
     

    Theater section
  • Theater main page
  • Theater archive
  • Theater links


    Current theater


  • Fall Briefs
  • Nick

    Archive


    Complete archive, 1999-present

    2008-2009 reviews:
  • Anaïs Nin Goes To Hell
  • ANGER/NATION
  • beast: a parable
  • Blanche Survives Katrina in a FEMA Trailer Named Desire
  • Blasted
  • Buffalo Gal
  • China: The Whole Enchilada
  • The Corn Maiden
  • Crawl, Fade to White
  • Doruntine
  • Extraordinary Rendition
  • The First Breeze of Summer
  • Fringe Festival 2008
  • Fringe Festival favorites
  • The Glass Cage
  • Hair
  • Hidden Fees* (A Play About Money)
  • Jailbait
  • King of Shadows
  • The Longest Running Joke of the Twentieth Century
  • Lucasville: The Untold Story of a Prison Uprising
  • Macbeth
  • The Master Builder
  • Missa Solemnis, or The Play About Henry
  • Mourn the Living Hector
  • A Nasty Story
  • Nowadays
  • the october crisis (to laura)
  • Oresteia
  • Other Bodies
  • Prayer
  • Psalms of a Questionable Nature
  • Raised by Lesbians
  • Reasonable Doubt
  • Sleepwalk With Me
  • Small Craft Warnings
  • Something Weird . . . in the Red Room
  • Soul Samurai
  • The Sound of One Hanna Clapping
  • Southern Promises
  • The Third from the Left
  • Twelfth Night
  • Voices from Guantánamo
  • The Wendigo
  • Zombie

  •  CHANGE PASSWORD

    To list your event here, please send information by e-mail (preferred) to events@offoffoff.com or by mail to Offoffoff.com, P.O. Box 3340, Hoboken, N.J. 07030.

    Back to listings page



    Dirty Work

    Called "the kind of dream that haunts you" by the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, "Dirty Work" is a tawdry, elaborately low-tech hallucination on themes of age, regret and the art of performance. With dance both miniature and explosive, and text ranging from Anton Chekhov to Roger Whittaker, "Dirty Work" also integrates video investigations into life's more peculiar obsessions. In "Dirty Work," characters composited from Bergman's "Summer Interlude," Chekhov's "Swansong" and Tony Richardson's "The Entertainer" inhabit a stage environment of carefully crafted visual poverty. Through a filter of outdated, low-fidelity media equipment, like school-issue record players and used projection screens, the trio narigate a series of quirky, surrealist zones in which the act of performance teeters at a perilous junction between the sacred and the profane.

    Dates:  July 11, 2002 - July 21, 2002
    Schedule:  Thurs.-Sun. 8 p.m.
    Venue:  Performing Garage, 33 Wooster St. (btw. Grand and Broome)
    Price:  $15
    Official site:  http://www.33faintingspells.org/dirtywork.html
    Tickets/info:  (212) 966-3651


    Note: Information is displayed as supplied by the producers or publicists and is not written by Offoffoff.com.

    Back to listings page