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Coming and Going: Staging Semiotics in Contemporary Performance Art

by Vanessa Gravenor
A young-girl enters the room, she gives a speech, she engages with the audience, she exits. Her acting double, an identically looking young-girl, enters the room after her. She performs the same speech in German with a slight variation. Both girls perform the same character—a character modeled after manga character Ann Lee. In their combined acting, they agree to share the personality of a constructed character schizophrenically. They (she) perform an idea of identity that has been crafted by... [more]
Posted by Vanessa Gravenor on 7/22/15
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