A Feminist Survival Guide to Seattle
When: August 15th and 16th at 8:30PM
Where: Pocket Theater, 8312 Greenwood Ave N.
Cost: $11.25, purchase tickets here
One woman moves from a commune to New York City without shaving…any part of her body. As she struggles to fit into the world around her, she weaves in the stories of several different women she’s interviewed on their adventures in shaving, waxing, and everything (or nothing) in between. Natural Novice is a comedic human study of the implications of a woman not shaving her armpits, but also a feminist critique of the social structures of aesthetic, and how a woman defines herself, no matter what she looks like. Theater critics have described Siobhan O’Loughlin’s award-winning performance as “charming” and “hilarious.” (and hairy) A preview is available here.