Join us for the first showing of The Mattachine Project, a devised theater piece exploring and in response to Harry Hay and the oft-overlooked history of the Mattachine Society. Directed by Stephen Brackett Written by Dan Fishback in collaboration with the ensemble: Chris Andersson, Satya Bhabha, Yuval Boim, Sean Donovan and Philip Taratula. Ken Nielsen, Dramaturg, Andy … Continue reading
Every so often an idea or a story pops up that captivates the imagination of multiple people all at once and they all decide to make art about it. At the moment there are three projects about Harry Hay and the Mattachine Society either in production or in development and it will be interesting to … Continue reading
Radiohole fans should check out Correspondence: The Foundation of the Situationist International (June 1957-60) – which provides insight into the origins of the The Situationists and Guy Debord’s thinking. Remember when artists had manifestos and politics and radical aesthetics and also a sense of humor???? [via Lux Lotus] We’re currently reading (more like trying to … Continue reading
Greetings Comrades! Last month we had a great first meeting for The Mattachine Project, big thanks to those of you who attended and helped foster discussion and ideas. The next meeting will be Sunday December 7th from 6-9PM at IRT (154 Christopher St. #3B). We hope you can attend – feel free to invite friends.