continues with an in-depth look at tales of women transforming into cats -- a theme which recurs surprisingly often in film and storytelling. More guest stars than you can twitch a tail at!
With guest appearances by:
• Broadway star Loni Ackerman
, who took a feline form as Grizabella in Andrew Lloyd Webber's musical CATS
• Author Valerie Martin
, who will discuss the cat/women in her 1994 novel The Great Divorce
• Film actress Frances Conroy
, who most recognize as Ruth from "Six Feet Under," and who'll be calling in to reminisce about starring alongside Halle Berry in 2004's "Catwoman
Plus film clips, conjecture, and Black Phoenix Alchemy Lab
perfume samples. Reception to follow in the 92Y Tribeca cafe.
Just a warning: tickets usually sell out in advance! Please message me if you get stuck, or if you want to know how many seats are left.
92YTribeca is walking distance from the A,C,E,1,N,Q, and R trains. The cafe sells food, beer, and wine which you can bring into the screening room. -- and we always party for a while afterward. Let's hang out!