K A R I N A C A S I A N O
W O M A N K I N D
A solo play by Karina Casiano with original music by Bryan Wade. Acting direction by Alejandra Orozco.
During the last day of her life,
an old lady looks back at what it has meant for her to be a woman.
...And it hasn't been pretty.
Photo by Don Curry.
This work was created in part through The Field's Artist Residency Program,
supported by the Lambent Foundation, and Chashama.
Made possible by the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Andrew Cuomo
and the New York State Legislature, The Yip Harburg Foundation and the Puffin Foundation.
rocks São Paulo, Brasil!
"Every encounter of the two performers takes the shape of a visceral pas de deux."
- María Eugenia de Menezes, O Estado do São Paulo
Read her interview to Karina Casiano (in Portuguese.)
Part of the Latino International Theater Festival of New York/
SESC-Sao Paulo International Cultural Engagement Partnership.
Karina Casiano and Renzo Ampuero. Photo by Marlon Krieger.
Also, Karina Casiano, Daniel Irizarry and La MaMa E.T.C. were nominated for a
2011 New York Innovative Theater Awards for Outstanding Choreograpy!
MORE "THE ORPHANS" PICS
"Gun Hill Road"
2011 Sundance Film Festival
Selected theaters nationwide
Above: Harmony Santana ("Michael") and Karina Casiano ("Magdelena")
Directed by Rashaad Ernesto Green, starring Esaí Morales and Judy Reyes.
Copyright Karina Casiano 2003-2013. All rights reserved.