Tag Archives // Karen Finley

Vaudevisuals Bookshelf – “The Downtown Book”

[Translate] The New York Art Scene in the period of 1974 thru 1984 was ‘on fire’. So much was going on everywhere! This book covers the scene! Downtown is more than just a location, it’s an attitude–and in the 1970s Read the full article…

Frank Maya – A Tribute – Video/Essay/Postcards/Interviews

[Translate] FRANK MAYA Frank Maya: Out There By Victoria Linchong Frank Maya once said that he turned to comedy “as a way to make the world safe for me.” The first openly gay comedian to appear on MTV and all Read the full article…

Vaudevisuals Bookshelf – “The Downtown Book” – 1974 – 1984 NY Art Scene

[Translate] Downtown is more than just a location, it’s an attitude–and in the 1970s and ’80s, that attitude forever changed the face of America. This book charts the intricate web of influences that shaped the generation of experimental and outsider Read the full article…

The Vaudevisuals Bookshelf – “Grove New American Theater”

January 6, 2016 // Book Shelf, Comedy, Photography // No Comments

[Translate] GROVE NEW AMERICAN THEATER A Good dose of downtown NYC theater! Plays included in this volume are: Dasvedanya Mama, Ethyl Eichelberger; The Theory of Total Blame, Karen Finley; The Mysteries and What’s So Funny?, David Gordon; The American Plan, Read the full article…

“Whores and More” – April 25-26, 2014 – A night of WOMEN reading Tom Murrin shorts.

[Translate] Readings of Tom Murrin’s short and hilarious plays “Whores on the Range” and “Hide The Baloney”. Read by (not in order) Kate Benson, CD Clifford, Cary Curran, Anne Iobst, Lucy Sexton, Karen Finley and Reno.   Cary Curran performs Read the full article…