The Rude Awakening: Sex, Shame, and Liberation  THE BEST OF  

Written and Performed by Amber TopazUnited Kingdom

Sun 9/29 7:30pm

comedy, storytelling, stand-up, improv, musical, 65 min.

An arousing, amusing, anecdotal romp through life, love and libido. It highlights the absurdity of human behavior under the influence of hormones. An uplifting, thought-provoking journey through conception, chemistry and the quest for human connection. 2018 United Solo Award for Best Cabaret. All About Solo, Critic’s Choice. “★★★★ A remarkable voice. A brilliant performer. A cabaret show like no other” (The Fourth Wall). “★★★★ Physical comedy that's as glorious as her exquisite singing. A remarkable experience” (Gutter Culture). Show image by Veronika Marx. Recommended for: adults only (not suitable for children), theatre community, LGBTQ community, all female empowerment communities. Links: artist, facebook, twitter, instagram, related, related2, related3.

2019 United Solo is the world’s largest solo theatre festival, currently in its 10th anniversary season. All shows are staged at Theatre Row: 410 West 42nd Street, New York City. TICKETS, with a price of $45 (plus a $2.25 Theatre Restoration Charge) are available at the Theatre Row Box Office and online through Telecharge at You may also call Telecharge at 212-239-6200. When placing your reservation, please provide: the FESTIVAL name (United Solo Theatre Festival), the name of THEATRE (Theatre Row – The Studio Theatre), and the specific DAY and TIME of SHOW you would like to see.

* THE BEST OF  tag indicates shows by award-winning artists and companies invited by the United Solo Academy to return for the 10th anniversary season. These shows represent some of the greatest artistic achievements of the Festival’s first decade.