• Upcoming Event

    Opus Siniestrus

    The Center for Research in Feminist, Queer, and Transgender Studies, The Institute of Contemporary Art, and the Department of Music present:Opus Siniestrus, a play by the feminist surrealist Leonora CarringtonDirected by Ricardo A. Bracho Friday, October 29th (open dress rehearsal)Saturday, October 30th ICA outdoor terrace6:30pm – 7:00pm: Doors open7:00pm – 8:00pm: Performance   Opus Siniestrus concerns the outbreak of a virus that kills only women. Its protagonist, Mina Mina, battles the patriarchy in the form of doctors, world leaders, a Pope, Hitler and Superman.  Written in 1969, the play exemplifies Carrington’s environmental politics as well as her participation in the women’s liberation movement in Mexico City. Characters include 12 Cannibals, 3 Astronauts, a...