Posts Tagged ‘The Guardian’

The Guardian / La Merda – ‘A swelling scream of self-love and self-loathing’

The Guardian ★★★★ _ The stage is empty, except for the oversized stool and the naked woman (Silvia Gallerano) who sits under harsh spotlights. There is nowhere to look but her, nothing to hear but her. And this woman demands to be watched. She demands to be listened to. She demands you pay attention: because […]

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The Guardian / La Merda – ‘Extraordinary, terrifying and hard to ignore’

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by Lyn Gardner, The Guardian ★★★★ Soho theatre, London _ This startling monologue on body image, fame and politics is performed with mesmerising bravery by a naked Silvia Gallerano _  She sits on a small, raised metal platform, like an object on display. She has her back to us, and she is completely naked. She is as […]

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The Guardian / La Merda – ‘Extraordinary, terrifying and hard to ignore’

by Lyn Gardner, The Guardian ★★★★ Soho theatre, London _ This startling monologue on body image, fame and politics is performed with mesmerising bravery by a naked Silvia Gallerano _ She sits on a small, raised metal platform, like an object on display. She has her back to us, and she is completely naked. She […]

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