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Number of results found for "Susana Cook" : 23
Collection Title(s): Susana Cook collection
Location: Performed at The Kitchen, New York City, in June 2000.
Synopsis: Susana Cook (www.susanacook.com) is a New York-based Argentinean theater and performance artist. Mainly directed to queer and Latino communities in New York City, Cook's work also encompasses a heated response to broader State policies that oppress communities defined in the intersection of race, gender, and class. In her shows, Cook parodies discourses of power, drawing attention to the close ti...
Collection Title(s): Susana Cook collection
Location: Performed at WOW Café Theatre, New York City, in Oct. 2002.
Synopsis: Susana Cook (www.susanacook.com) is a New York-based Argentinean theater and performance artist. Mainly directed to queer and Latino communities in New York City, Cook's work also encompasses a heated response to broader State policies that oppress communities defined in the intersection of race, gender, and class. In her shows, Cook parodies discourses of power, drawing attention to the close ti...
Collection Title(s): Susana Cook collection
Location: Performed at WOW Café Theatre, New York City, in Sept. 1999.
Synopsis: Susana Cook (www.susanacook.com) is a New York-based Argentinean theater and performance artist. Mainly directed to queer and Latino communities in New York City, Cook's work also encompasses a heated response to broader State policies that oppress communities defined in the intersection of race, gender, and class. In her shows, Cook parodies discourses of power, drawing attention to the close ti...
Alt Title(s): Butch fashion in the femme auto body shop
Collection Title(s): Susana Cook collection
Location: Performed at Dixon Place, New York City, in July 1997.
Synopsis: Susana Cook (www.susanacook.com) is a New York-based Argentinean theater and performance artist. Mainly directed to queer and Latino communities in New York City, Cook's work also encompasses a heated response to broader State policies that oppress communities defined in the intersection of race, gender, and class. In her shows, Cook parodies discourses of power, drawing attention to the close ti...
Alt Title(s): Susana Cook
Location: Interviewed in Buenos Aires, Argentina, on June 15, 2007, as part of the Sixth Annual Hemispheric Institute Seminar entitled Corpolíticas en las Ámericas / Body Politics in the Americas : formations of race, class and gender.
Synopsis: Interview with Susana Cook, conducted by Mila Aponte-González as a part of the 6th Encuentro of the Hemispheric Institute of Performance and Politics, celebrated in June of 2007 in Buenos Aires, Argentina under the title CORPOLÍTICAS en las Américas: Formaciones de Raza, Clase y Género / Body Politics in the Americas: Formations of Race, Class and Gender (http://hemi.nyu.edu/eng/seminar/2007/inde...
Collection Title(s): Susana Cook collection
Location: Performed at the The Charm City Kitty Club in Baltimore, Maryland, in October 2008.
Synopsis: ‘The Fury of the Gods’ is an exercise in Pop Blasphemy, and an ecclesiastical experiment in Heathenism. It is a sharp biting satire that skewers the sacred and eviscerated evangelical fundamentalism suggesting that it may be the principal obstacle that stands in the way to intercultural understanding, creating a rhetoric of the state in order to justify segregation and oppression. Written and per...
Alt Title(s): Home run, Rivers of Honey, Women's of Color Cabaret
Collection Title(s): Susana Cook collection
Location: Performed as part of 'Rivers of Honey, Women's of Color Cabaret', at the WOW Theater Café, New York City, in June 2003.
Synopsis: Susana Cook (www.susanacook.com) is a New York-based Argentinean theater and performance artist. Mainly directed to queer and Latino communities in New York City, Cook's work also encompasses a heated response to broader State policies that oppress communities defined in the intersection of race, gender, and class. In her shows, Cook parodies discourses of power, drawing attention to the close ti...
Collection Title(s): Susana Cook collection
Location: Performed at Dixon Place, New York City, in Oct. 1998.
Synopsis: Susana Cook (www.susanacook.com) is a New York-based Argentinean theater and performance artist. Mainly directed to queer and Latino communities in New York City, Cook's work also encompasses a heated response to broader State policies that oppress communities defined in the intersection of race, gender, and class. In her shows, Cook parodies discourses of power, drawing attention to the close ti...
Alt Title(s): Unpatriotic act: homeland insecurities, Homeland insecurities, Inseguridades de la seguridad nacional
Location: Performed in Buenos Aires, Argentina, on June 14, 2007, as part of the Sixth Annual Hemispheric Institute Seminar entitled Corpolíticas en las Ámericas / Body Politics in the Americas : formations of race, class and gender.
Synopsis: Video documentation of Susana Cooks The unPatriotic Act: Homeland inSecurities, performed as a part of the 6th Encuentro of the Hemispheric Institute of Performance and Politics, celebrated in June of 2007 in Buenos Aires, Argentina under the title CORPOLÍTICAS en las Américas: Formaciones de Raza, Clase y Género / Body Politics in the Americas: Formations of Race, Class and Gender. Susana Cook (...
Alt Title(s): Sex, horror and the tragedy of the straight brain
Collection Title(s): Susana Cook collection
Location: Performed at WOW Theatre Café, New York City, in Mar. 2003.
Synopsis: Susana Cook (www.susanacook.com) is a New York-based Argentinean theater and performance artist. Mainly directed to queer and Latino communities in New York City, Cook's work also encompasses a heated response to broader State policies that oppress communities defined in the intersection of race, gender, and class. In her shows, Cook parodies discourses of power, drawing attention to the close ti...
Collection Title(s): Susana Cook collection
Location: Performed at WOW Café Theatre, New York City, in July 2001.
Synopsis: Susana Cook (www.susanacook.com) is a New York-based Argentinean theater and performance artist. Mainly directed to queer and Latino communities in New York City, Cook's work also encompasses a heated response to broader State policies that oppress communities defined in the intersection of race, gender, and class. In her shows, Cook parodies discourses of power, drawing attention to the close ti...
Collection Title(s): Susana Cook collection
Location: Performed at WOW Theater Café, New York City, in June 2006.
Synopsis: Susana Cook (www.susanacook.com) is a New York-based Argentinean theater and performance artist. Mainly directed to queer and Latino communities in New York City, Cook's work also encompasses a heated response to broader State policies that oppress communities defined in the intersection of race, gender, and class. In her shows, Cook parodies discourses of power, drawing attention to the close ti...
Collection Title(s): Susana Cook collection
Location: Performed at Dixon Place, New York City, in July 2005.
Synopsis: Susana Cook (www.susanacook.com) is a New York-based Argentinean theater and performance artist. Mainly directed to queer and Latino communities in New York City, Cook's work also encompasses a heated response to broader State policies that oppress communities defined in the intersection of race, gender, and class. In her shows, Cook parodies discourses of power, drawing attention to the close ti...
Collection Title(s): Hemispheric Institute archive
Location: Performed at La MaMa E.T.C. in New York City on June 13, 2011.
Synopsis: Mexican performance artist, writer and director of the infamous La Pocha Nostra performance troupe, Gómez-Peña, appears in New York to perform reinterpretations from his ever-evolving ‘living archive’ as well as new works. But first, playwright goddess and performer Susana Cook delivers a philosophical-metaphysical-earthly discourse on the interplays between life, faith, love, and a bowl of cheer...
Alt Title(s): Prince of butches
Collection Title(s): Susana Cook collection
Location: Performed at WOW Café Theater, New York City, in Mar. 2002.
Synopsis: Susana Cook (www.susanacook.com) is a New York-based Argentinean theater and performance artist. Mainly directed to queer and Latino communities in New York City, Cook's work also encompasses a heated response to broader State policies that oppress communities defined in the intersection of race, gender, and class. In her shows, Cook parodies discourses of power, drawing attention to the close ti...
Alt Title(s): One hundred years of attitude
Collection Title(s): Susana Cook collection
Location: Performed at Dixon Place, New York City, in July 2004.
Synopsis: Susana Cook (www.susanacook.com) is a New York-based Argentinean theater and performance artist. Mainly directed to queer and Latino communities in New York City, Cook's work also encompasses a heated response to broader State policies that oppress communities defined in the intersection of race, gender, and class. In her shows, Cook parodies discourses of power, drawing attention to the close ti...
Alt Title(s): Fury of the gods
Location: Performed at Mapa Teatro, in Bogotá, Colombia, on August 23, 2009, as part of the 7th Encuentro of the Hemispheric Institute of Performance and Politics - Part 1 is the performance in Spanish, followed by Part 2 performed in English.
Synopsis: 'La furia de los dioses' ('The Fury of the Gods') was presented as a part of the 7th Encuentro of the Hemispheric Institute of Performance and Politics, held in August of 2009 in Bogotá, Colombia, under the title 'Staging Citizenship: Cultural Rights in the Americas.' This 10-day event brought together activism, scholarship, and art around the themes of legacies, memories, struggles, and frontier...
Alt Title(s): Susana Cook and Guillermo Gómez-Peña's duel
Location: Performed at Mapa Teatro, in Bogotá, Colombia, on August 28, 2009, as part of the 7th Encuentro of the Hemispheric Institute of Performance and Politics.
Synopsis: This impromptu spoken word duel between Guillermo Gómez Peña & Susana Cook was presented as part of the 7th Encuentro of the Hemispheric Institute of Performance and Politics, held in August of 2009 in Bogotá, Colombia, under the title 'Staging Citizenship: Cultural Rights in the Americas.' This 10-day event brought together activism, scholarship, and art around the themes of legacies, memories, ...
Location: Performed in New York City, on July 7 and 12, 2003, as part of the Spectacles of Religiosities Seminar, Hemispheric Institute of Performance and Politics, New York University, July 5-12, 2003.
Synopsis: Carmelita Tropicana is the Emcee of the ‘Virgin Cabaret’ during the Hemispheric Institute 4th Encuentro ‘Spectacles of Religiosities’ held at New York University in 2003. This cabaret offers artists and participants a chance to ‘come as their favorite virgin,’ in a play on religion, sexuality, and the prevailing belief in miracles. The cabaret included ‘Sermon of Seven or More Words’ by Susana Co...
Collection Title(s): Circus Amok collection
Location: Performed in New York City in 1998.
Synopsis: Video documentation of Circus Amok's show, 'Quality of Life,' performed in 1998 in diverse New York City parks, squares and other public spaces. The piece revolves around political, social and economic issues at play in New York City, while posing a critique of the clash between the needs of the diverse, multitudinous population of NYC, and the oppressive governmental policies impacting the city....
Alt Title(s): Entregados al deseo
Location: Performed at Mapa Teatro, in Bogotá, Colombia, on August 27, 2009, as part of the 7th Encuentro of the Hemispheric Institute of Performance and Politics.
Synopsis: 'Given Over to Want' (Entrgados al deseo) was presented as a part of the 7th Encuentro of the Hemispheric Institute of Performance and Politics, held in August of 2009 in Bogotá, Colombia, under the title 'Staging Citizenship: Cultural Rights in the Americas.' This 10-day event brought together activism, scholarship, and art around the themes of legacies, memories, struggles, and frontiers of cit...
Alt Title(s): Show business
Location: Performed at Mapa Teatro, in Bogotá, Colombia, on August 26, 2009, as part of the 7th Encuentro of the Hemispheric Institute of Performance and Politics.
Synopsis: 'Show Business,' by Stephen Lawson and Aaron Pollard of 2boys.tv, was presented as a part of the 7th Encuentro of the Hemispheric Institute of Performance and Politics, held in August of 2009 in Bogotá, Colombia, under the title 'Staging Citizenship: Cultural Rights in the Americas.' This 10-day event brought together activism, scholarship, and art around the themes of legacies, memories, struggl...
Location: Performed at Mapa Teatro, in Bogotá, Colombia, on August 27, 2009, as part of the 7th Encuentro of the Hemispheric Institute of Performance and Politics.
Synopsis: 'A Lesson on Hemi Esperanto' was presented as a part of the 7th Encuentro of the Hemispheric Institute of Performance and Politics, held in August of 2009 in Bogotá, Colombia, under the title 'Staging Citizenship: Cultural Rights in the Americas.' This 10-day event brought together activism, scholarship, and art around the themes of legacies, memories, struggles, and frontiers of citizenship. As ...