Friday, October 9, 2020
6:30 – 7:45pm PT
Fancifool! with Ananda Bena-Weber
Written and Performed by Ananda Bena-Weber
Directed by Rosine Bena
Fancifool! is the Hilarious, heartwarming, thought-provoking show about Love! Featuring dancing, singing, mime, clown, HD films and edgy social commentary, Fancifool! makes us remember that, no matter how different we may seem on the outside, in our hearts we are all connected by love! Winner! ‘Best Variety Show!’ and a ‘Critic’s Choice!’ pic at the United Solo Theatre Festival in NYC 2018!
About the Artist
Ananda Bena-Weber is an interdisciplinary performing artist and teacher. Her touring solo work, Fancifool!, recently won ‘Best Variety Show’ and was a Critic’s Choice pic at the United Solo Theatre Festival in NYC. Roles in regional theater include: Rosalind (As You Like It), Arkadina (The Seagull), Juliet (Romeo and Juliet), Lady Anne (Richard III), Lola (Damn Yankees), Helena (A Midsummer Night’s Dream), Ophelia and Horatio (Hamlet), and the title role in Medea. Ms. Bena-Weber was a professor of dance at Marymount Manhattan College, and a teaching artist for the Dance Theater of Harlem and Mark Morris Dance Center in New York for 16 years. She currently resides in San Francisco where she teaches for Alonzo King’s Lines Ballet.
As delineated by the performer
Age recommendation: 12+
Trigger Warnings: No
Run time: 30 minutes