425 Lafayette Street
New York, NY 10003
This show is squarely for those who have always salivated over Foreman’s work and not for those uncomfortable with having no clue what’s going on.Review by Matt Windman from AM NY
'Prostitutes' is impeccably turned out, using Foreman's signature stark colors (reds and blacks are always favored) and inventive lighting and sound design to fill in a disconnected story about a man...who orbits a coy coquette.Review by Jason Clark from Entertainment Weekly
What Is Old-Fashioned Prostitutes Like?
Following avant-garde master Richard Foreman’s signature style, Old-Fashioned Prostitutes features a non-linear plot, enigmatic dialogue and various non sequiturs that combine to create an “expressionistic chamber-play,” as it is billed. The play is challenging to the notion of traditional theater, so be prepared for a fascinating ride!
Is Old-Fashioned Prostitutes Good for Kids?
Considering that many adults find themselves puzzled at the show, it’s best to leave the kids at home for this mystifying Foreman outing.