Press about WOW Shows
“An entertaining and utterly absurd piece, one that will leave you wondering, ‘What on earth was Shakespeare thinking?'” -Natalie Sacks’ review of Hamlet Isn’t Dead’s production of Shakespeare’s Titus Andronicus, featured on Charged.fm, Oct 21, 2014
“An emotionally powerful piece… The real joy is in watching the commitment of these talented performers.” -review of Jen Abrams’ Most of This is True in iDANZ Today, Nov. 1, 2009
Article and Books about WOW
- “Avant-Garde Extravaganzas on the Lower East Side,” by Jennifer Dunning in The New York Times, February 6, 1987.
- “How Split Britches Joined Lesbian Performance With the Avant-Garde,” by Alexis Clements in American Theatre Magazine, Jan 16, 2014.
- “The WOW Cafe” by Alisa Solomon, published in The Drama Review (Vol. 29, No. 1, Spring 1985), p. 92-101
- Lady Dicks and Lesbian Brothers: Staging the Unimaginable at the WOW Café Theatre, by Kate Davy, published in 2011 by University of Michigan Press
- Memories of the Revolution: The First Ten Years of the WOW Café Theater, edited by Jill Dolan, Holly Hughes, and Carmelita Tropicana, published in 2015 by University of Michigan Press