Tag: Art Star

  • Batgirl Returns

    Boo, Internet. You are a Karen O costume spoiler. When the Yeah Yeah Yeahs’ KO turned up at Webster Hall last Tuesday night looking like a sex-dungeon Batgirl, resplendent in a shiny plastic onesie and bondage leggings, the first thought-bubble over your narrator’s head was: Aw, she just wore that three days ago at Lollapalooza! […]

  • Slamming Back

    Six years ago, downtown had another ground zero, one where the explosions were all metaphorical. Allen, Ludlow, Orchard, and Stanton streets all boasted storefront and loft theaters like Surf Reality, Todo Con Nada, and Collective Unconscious, making the area a sort of Reeperbahn of experimental theater. (Among other things, it was the geographical heart of […]