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Bushwick Burlesque stages Marina Abramovic tribute

Avant garter! Cabaret channels performance artist Marina Abramovic

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SHE CAN SHOW YOU THE WORLD: Darlinda Just Darlinda prepares for a crystal bath.
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CLOTHED: Matt Knife and Johnny Panic channel the Serbian-born performance artist.
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LESS CLOTHED: Eye contact is a vital part of any Abramovic tribute, as demonstrated by Matt Knife and Johnny Panic.
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STILL SLIGHTLY CLOTHED: However you spent your Thursday night probably wasn’t as interesting as this underwear and those Jack Skeleton socks.
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VERY SCARY: Curator Scary Ben pays tribute to Marina Abromavic in a piece called “Limitless.”

The strippers were present.

Bushwick Burlesque bared all on Thursday for a tribute to performance artist Marina Abramovic, famous for sitting silently for hundreds of hours and spilling her blood in public. The group adapted Abramovic’s experimental work as a cabaret show at the Coney Island Circus Sideshow.

“The idea was to translate her visual movement based language into our language,” said performer and co-producer Scary Ben. “We were using the visual form and function of a burlesque cabaret to perform serious performance art. We translated her work into a language the audience could understand.”

Another dancer and co-producer covered her naked body in crystals for a piece titled “The Art Must Be Beautiful.”

“A burlesque dancer is not known for being a good performer, but known for the amount of crystals they put on the costume.“ Darlinda said by way of explaining her piece, a re-imagining of an Abramovic work in which the avant-garde creator brushed her hair for an hour in front of a silent audience.

Other dancers conjured Abramovic’s violent piece “Light Dark” by slapping each other.

Next week at the Sideshow, Scary Ben hosts a “surreal romp” centered around a French clown named “Tout le monde le Clown.” Expect a psychedelic time.

“Scary Ben Presents: Derrière la Porte Bleue: Attend le Clown” at Coney Island Circus Sideshow [1208 Surf Ave. at W. 12th St. in Coney Island, (718) 372-5159, www.coneyisland.com]. Thursday, July 3 at 9 pm. $12.

Updated 11:20 pm, June 28, 2014: An earlier version of this story incorrectly referred to cutting being part of a performance. There was only slapping.
Reach reporter-in-training Hannah Frishberg at (718) 260-4514. E-mail her at hfrishberg@gmail.com.
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Reasonable discourse

Mike from Williamsburg says:
I've never heard Darlinda Just Darlinda called just Darlinda before!
June 29, 2014, 7 pm
Janka from HAVE NOT says:

Prostitutes and prostitute attacks mass kills LV

About cowboy and animals

It is need to understand so there is no need for change dogs who control animal of herd because they are too bad and animals looking for different place for food because . It is need to understand so creature have nothing to eat . Each cowboy know this .
Even for economical reason to change ministers each day can do nothing something to be different in Latvia. People wont to eat not some siftings of rag dolls to play cards .
To deny this is need to be uneducated even on this level
I know military dwellers not too match educated lazy additionally to drink too match in most piggish style .
`The most clever the most piggish one . Why ?
Because conscience to suppress in time between of children’s play of guns games .
The rest are simplicity of stupid matters , because fixed in schools on level of a porno to be slaves-of robots after with no connection with the family . But with the schizophrenics ideas of old hemorrhoids generals like on important pictures , employed by old billionaires to keep shifty ——es behind thy ready to kill people for including civilian 250 of them from the sky .
I never believed so English people can be so shifty . But after publication of material about Benes I see what a —— people work inside Lie newspaper like “Sunday mirror” – Guy Benes form the Latvia kill airplane and 250 people by rocket from Latvia as minimum it is need to be debility of brain of high level to say so . Newspaper have to pay big money to that guy after offend him I believe. The const millions to sale this story after . The most piggish lie is Email .box to be related . To the bleeding Ukraine they send more arm of war . To misbalanced Europe or USE, people no matter .

http://newobserveronline.com/britains-bnp-crashes-prior-to-crucial-european-parliament-elections/#comment-80040 ( Blocked because this letter inside )

Do really the prostitutes of all levels rule this world ?
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Aug. 1, 2014, 12:53 am
Janka from HAVE NOT says:
Prostitutes and prostitute attacks


I do not want to be some original in exaltation person to say something .But please notice not many people can reveal real situation in front of aftereffects and some times over effects ( National security want to be pleasant for Europe in this way because salary .( Have experience .))
To be exact and not take important time , I can for example open this ;
During 25 years the problem of hepatitis-C (blood only transmitted infection) infected people instead to be cured was accelerated .
Under not competent administrations of government control or not control.
For example :
1. People by law who had status of unemployed had right for redaction to some extent for the cost of medicine .Each month it costed 170 Lat . if people have no special status of unemployed .
2. This status people had right to have 6( now it is only 3 ) month . Then brake off for one moth . And after one month they have right to have this status again .
3. The time of curing infection is 9 month day by day( injections and pills ) .No gap can be if it is the medicine start to be not efficient because of adaptation of stamps of infection .
4. One month people who have no work and no money and by consequence had no option for the medicine .
5. This brake turning infection in chronically not cure able condition after . And after this acceleration is going on for each individual who have this killing infection. People toning in dead condition more faster than before if have this infection . Only by statistic it is 50000 people who have this infection . Statistic is false and too optimistic . (New generating of mankind keep it longer with no notice because stronger by nature .)
6. With not food the medicine work too aggressive to keep it too long .
7. People have need for special pension for food during 9 month .From medicine side of staff it must to be more stronger care do individuals take medicine or not .
8. There was been some little pension too little to treat problem for this people but this opportunity was been secretly kept. If did know doctors in jazz band play difference of stamp of infection, when it is not all is the same .At the end death if not treated .
9. In prison people have no access not to doctors not to medicine at all ,as doctors told me(I was been infected) . I do believe you have not time for my explaining so it is incubator for growing problems of this infection .

1. It is intentional or not hide kill of people in prison or not.
2 . If not to say spreading of problem around the Europe . Please notice it is not local because transparency of borders and sex hunters.
Question: Do people who did problem to be hide have right to stay in Europe parliament ? For what reason if it is evident for specialist what they did ?
May be to send them to prison to look exact what they did to be great after ?
Sorry for my aggressive style of letters but problem look exactly like this .
Please notice it is not politics and not some distortion of my nature it is reality which have very
dangerous progressive extension for Europe as a whole . It is special and main first problem from many points of view .(If It is special designed or not is different questions .)
Why not to use sociology scientists knowledge but not predigest of emotions and not educated people on the top of society the main instrument of whom is constant lie in front of salary because not educated ?

With kind regard
Aug. 1, 2014, 12:57 am

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