Unfortunately, when people think of theater, words like "dry," "stuffy" and "serious" all come to mind. It smacks of the passive rituals of church more than the engaging stimulations of the nightclub, which is one reason the playgoing crowd tends to be small in number and over 50 in age. The nomadic troupe Infernal Bridegroom Productions and the very strange Bobbindoctrin Puppet Theatre, on the other hand, come from rebellious backgrounds: The former started out in the old punk-rock club Catal Hüyük, and the latter used to open up for rock bands at Mary Jane's. Their shows are often strange, twisted and hilarious. As a result, you can find younger faces in the audience, many who have never before gone to... More >>>
It's the end of the world as we know itÂ… and I feel fine.