Beast by Krishna Istha
23rd Feb 2019
StageSpace - Pleasance London
Suitable for ages 16 and above
This show contains nudity, smoke effects, adult concepts and loud music. 7:45 pm performance is BSL interpreted
Using avant-garde comedy and experimental live art practices, Istha tackles issues of stereotypes, hormone replacement therapy, sexual fluidity and the reality of living while trans head on with heart and humour.
Beast is commissioned by the City of Melbourne through Arts House, was developed through CultureLAB and is supported by public funding from the National Lottery through Arts Council England.
Image by Cherry Auhoni
'Krishna Istha is cute, fiery, and cheeky and has a lot to say on the subjects of queer culture and gender politics.’ Theatre du Jour Australia (for Wild Bore at Sydney Festival)
'I didn’t know what I wanted for Christmas, but it’s Istha popping up two thirds through every show with their pokerfaced puckish critique.' Exeuent Magazine (for Wild Bore at Soho Theatre)
Gender neutral toilets on site availalbe on the night of the performance.