“Are you commited?” Is the question posed by the protagonist on a bali vacay of a lifetime with the woman of her dreams.
“Are you commited?” Is the question posed by the protagonist on a bali vacay of a lifetime with the woman of her dreams. Written & performed by Victoria Libertore, with direction by Leigh Fondakowski, “No Need for Seduction” is a poignant and comical exploration of lesbian love in at the brink of marriage equality.
Victoria Libertore is an actress, writer, curator and emcee who has performed up and down town in NYC as well as as in Boston, Montreal, Philadelphia, Provincetown, Toronto and Washington, D.C. She has created six solo shows to date; “Camille: The Forgotten Artist, stalk(her)”, “The Should Dream”, “My Journey of Decay”, and “GIRL MEAT.” And her other plays include “A Man with a Limp” (Dopplegäng Festival), “How Crazy Joe Met His Wife” (produced and published by Estrogenius) and “Monster and Lola” (Humana Festival Finalist). Libertore was a 2008 – 2010 Brooklyn Arts Exchange Theater Artist in Residence. She is perphaps best known around town as the faux the Liza Minnelli and one of the best Burlesque coaches in New York.
Leigh Fondakowski who directs “Seduction,” was head writer of “The Laramie Project.” She was nominated for an Emmy as co-screenwriter for the adaptation of “The Laramie Project” for HBO, and a co-writer of “The Laramie Project: Ten Years Later.” Indeed this is a show not to miss.
“No Need for Seduction” Premieres, May 10 at 7:30 at Dixon Place. Tickets are $15.00 in advance, $18 at the door. $12.00 students/seniors. Advanced tickets are available
Times & Show Dates
Friday, May 10th – 7:30 pm
Saturday, May 11th – 7:30 pm
Friday, May 17th – 7:30 pm
Saturday, May 18th – 7:30 pm
Friday, May 24th – 7:30 pm
Saturday, May 25th – 730 pm