New York ‘79

Mid shot of a performer wearing a black shirt and a black feather boa in a heavy makeup. The performer is singing in front of a red stage curtain with an old style microphone

28th - 31st May 2010

New York ’79 is BFT’s theatrical response to experimental novelist, feminist and punk icon Kathy Acker’s seminal short story, New York City in 1979“a tale of art, sex, blood, junkies and whores” that reveals the fault lines between sexual identity, politics and power.

The Guardian, 17 June 2012