Sweatshop Boogie

Performed by Willard MorganNew York

Thu 10/8 7:30pm

comedy, storytelling, dance, movement, music, musical, concert, multi-media, performance art, 45 min.

Willard Morgan, an incurable dandy, takes us on a musically comic journey through space, time, and his closet, as we see fashion as a weapon, a shield, a seduction, and finally, as an addiction to cheap rags that enslaves the Third World and imperils the planet with lethal labor practices, just so we can all feel fabulous…. Playwright & Composer: Willard Morgan. Art Direction & Costume Design: Uta Bekaia. Musical Arranger: John Sully. Videoscapes: Ayakamay Komatsu. Stage Manager: Berta Jottar. Production Assistant: Marie van Eersel. Recommended for: teenagers, adults, elderly, theatre community, LGBTQ community, garment workers and fashionistas. Links: show, artist, video, facebook.

2015 United Solo is the world’s largest solo theatre festival, currently in its 6th season. All shows are staged at Theatre Row: 410 West 42nd Street, New York City. TICKETS, with a price of $19.25 (including a $1.25 theatre restoration charge) are available at the Theatre Row Box Office and online through Telecharge at www.telecharge.com. 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.