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Astrid Hadad y sus Tarzanes: Bizarre Cabaret (2009)

Astrid Hadad y sus Tarzanes: Bizarre Cabaret (2009) Frances Pollitt

Mexican performer Astrid Hadad presented 'Astrid Hadad’s Bizarre Cabaret' as a part of the 7th Encuentro of the Hemispheric Institute of Performance and Politics, held in August of 2009 in Bogotá, Colombia, under the title 'Staging Citizenship: Cultural Rights in the Americas.' This 10-day event brought together activism, scholarship, and art around the themes of legacies, memories, struggles, and frontiers of citizenship. Astrid Hadad's 'Bizarre Cabaret' was a performance mixed with a batucada, in the middle of a theatrical scene with a historical cultural background based on the anthropological sciences of different eras.

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  • Title: Astrid Hadad y sus Tarzanes: Bizarre Cabaret
  • Alternate Title: Cabaret bizarro de Astrid Hadad
  • Holdings: photo gallery, video (HIDVL)
  • Duration: 01:46:13
  • Language: Spanish, Nahuatl
  • Date: 25 Aug 2009
  • Location: Performed at the Auditorio León de Greiff, in Bogotá, Colombia, on August 25, 2009, as part of the 7th Encuentro of the Hemispheric Institute of Performance and Politics.
  • Type-Format: concert, cabaret
  • Cast: Astrid Hadad, performer.
  • Credits: Gray Wetzler, Chris Tabron, videographers.