A new brand of concert is hitting Philadelphia this weekend: Created and led by local performance artist , the raw (LOTF) shines a spotlight on the folks living “on the fringe of society.” Dubbed as a “multimedia concert for adults,” is performance art that seeks to challenge, educate, and empower.
In an interview with , Sebastian explains that examines the limitations being outside the mainstream presents to him as an artist. “I am not part of the mainstream, people can say what they want and scream about how everyone is treated equally in this country, but I am a black gay male … I am not eligible to part of the mainstream. I am not eligible to play 75 percent of male roles, because everything is written for the mainstream … The goal of the show is for us to better understand each other. All of us.”
There will be five performances, taking place on Friday, July 18th at Vox Populi‘s AUX Performance Space (319 North 11th Street.) The shows begin at 3:30 p.m. and take place every other hour through 11:30 p.m. Check out a preview of below.
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