And She Would Stand Like This
AND SHE WOULD STAND LIKE THIS is an immersive theatrical event that fuses epic Greek drama and LGBTQ+ ball culture.
AND SHE WOULD STAND LIKE THIS by Harrison David Rivers, directed by David Mendizábal, is a theatrical retelling of Euripides The Trojan Women fused with the world of underground LGBTQ+ ball culture. Set in a hospital waiting room after the emergence of an unknown and deadly virus, AND SHE WOULD STAND LIKE THIS reimagines the characters of The Trojan Women as Black and Latinx queer men and Transgender women fighting for their survival.
Written by Harrison David Rivers
Directed by David Mendizábal
Choreographed by Kia LaBeija
Set Design by Paul Tate dePoo III
Lighting Design by Brian Tovar
Sound Design by Sinan Refik Zafar
DJ/Prologue Composer by DJ Byrell the Great
Costume Design by Anitra Michelle
Featuring: Julienne Mizz June Brown*, Cornelius Davidson*, Cherrye J. Davis, Darby Davis, Florencia Lozano*, Ashton Muñiz*, Michael-Anthony Souza*, Dasan Turner, Reggie D. White*, and Tamara Williams.
*These Actors are appearing courtesy of Actors Equity Association
Haze and strobe lights used during performance
ART/NY Theatres Mezzanine Theatre (View)
502 West 53rd Street
New York, NY 10019
|Kid Friendly: No|
|Wheelchair Accessible: Yes!|