Presented by 651 Arts at Kumble Theater for the Performing Arts
December 7, 2013 at 7:30PM
Artistic Director/Choreographer: Camille A. Brown
Performers: Timothy Edwards, Juel D. Lane, Waldean Nelson, Mora-Amina Parker, Willie “Tre” Smith III, Marlena Wolfe, and Camille A. Brown
A pantomime of a reality TV show displays aggression and sexuality at its most cliché. Good-natured arguments explode into strong language and sexually suggestive moves. The N word, “bitch,” and “dick” are dropped as casually as “hello,” “good weather” and “how’s it going?” Someone shoves poor Scott Patterson, the live pianist, against the grand piano; black and white keys come crashing down, making an ugly sound. There is PG18 grinding, motor-boating, grinding, and, of course, 2013’s dance move of the year – twerking.
Read it on The Dance Enthusiast.