Blood on the Veil: One-Woman Show Explores the Art and Power of Bellydancing
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The last date listed for Blood on the Veil was Sunday July 22, 2012 / 2:00pm.
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Riveting performer Dikran Tulaine (G.I. Joe: Retaliation) examines one of Shakespeare's most controversial plays through the lens of a major modern-day trial and subsequent media frenzy. Scholars throughout the centuries have fiercely debated Shakespeare's The Merchant of Venice due to its anti-Semitic portrayal of the villainous Shylock and the ambiguous sexual preference of Antonio, who is willing trade a pound of his own flesh to the merchant to save his friend Bassanio. As the deal for Antonio's flesh unfolds in Antonio & Shylock: Monsters and the trial ensues, this performance examines the drama's implicit anti-gay and anti-Jewish bigotry, reinforcing the timeless relevancy of this centuries-old tale with crackling new urgency. Learn More