Virginia Grise: Your Healing is Killing Me
October 14th 2017 / 7pm at grayDUCK
Your Healing is Killing Me is a performance manifesto based on lessons learned in San Antonio free health clinics and New York acupuncture schools. From the treatments and consejos of curanderas, abortion doctors, Marxist artists, community health workers, and bougie dermatologists.
Part performance, part lecture, part therapy, Virginia comes to Austin to direct three local performers in a free and intimate sharing of Your Healing is Killing Me. Read more...
Three Headed Monster
three weekends, three solo performances, three curators
October 26- November 11, 2017
Curated by co-producing artists directors Diana Lynn Small, Florinda Bryant, and Jenny Larson. Salvage Vanguard announces The Three-Headed Monster Festival of New Plays, including three weekends of solo performances that examine the fears and beasts ruling U.S. American life. Where do these monsters come from? What can be sourced to inspire monsters of hope, justice and reconciliation?
Oct 26 - 28 Mad and a Goat by Diana Lynn Small
Nov 2 - 4 You Never Can Always Sometimes Tell by Stacey Karen Robinson
Nov 9 – 11 It’s a Travesty! One Night with Jazzie Mercado! by Travis Tate
Tickets available Sept 26th. Read more...
This September SVT’s Florinda Bryant and Austin playwright Diana Lynn Small will join Jenny Larson at the helm of Salvage Vanguard Theater as Co-Producing Artistic Directors. Florinda Bryant, an actress, producer, and playwright, is an SVT company member and staff member. She has been an activist and artist in Austin for the past 20 years working with Rude Mechs, Teatro Vivo and many more. Diana Lynn Small, a playwright, actress, and producer, has an MFA from the Michener Center at UT Austin. Her piece Mad and A Goat performed in rep with SVT’s Guest by Courtesy in Brooklyn in July 2016 and her piece Hot Belly premiered locally with the company Paper Chairs this past fall. Larson, Small and Bryant will collectively guide the vision of the organization.