Minnesota has grit. Minnesota has charm. Minnesota has Grumpy's. Grumpy's has bar food. Bar food is lodged in gut next to Baby. We are at an impasse. Oh yes, and Minnesota has my heart. Last night we put on our eyelashes for the final time here in Minneapolis. (those have lasted 10 shows - 3 in the dust - keep an eye out for C-23, they are beginning to burn a bit) .. a "WEfie" with the wonderful audience at curtain call. "Hello Curtain? it's me daDA." Unfortunately, my phone
Enjoyed testing out some new jokes at last night's show- a few local references, a few....mmmmm...shall we say, bold choices, and of course coughing up the spontaneous tangerine hair that slipped into in my throat while I nursed baby was a crowd pleaser, IT HAD TO GO. Found some more lovely Minneapolian words. (I'm not sure St. Paul knows what to do with me yet. I believe one lady left early - huzzah! daDA disturbed). fringefestival.org I love her. by Miquela Lopez on August
Glorious Glorious Weirdos - yes, they have daDA's number - you can see my handy camera work around -0:07 on the August 4th promotional video. https://www.facebook.com/mnfringe/ Minneapolis has been so wonderful to daDA. So wonderful, she's going to take a break today and see some shows in disguise (sans wig and eyelashes and anything red - gasp, I feel so naked and vulnerable) and perhaps bike this beautiful city? If only my legs weren't so tired from running through my subco
Last night's audience was just delightful. Practically packed and powerfully playful. Felt connected in conversation on and off stage. Topped off the night with guerrilla marketing then a dash of gin and a smidge of jameson with her good friends the Luckys and Xena. Strange dreams of artists and reviews - wake up and find that subconscious has reached the top layer. Minneapolis has been to good to me. http://www.startribune.com/dame-dada-amp-the-meta-show-an-audience-fueled-m
opening a show at 5:30 on a rainy unusually cold Thursday can be a challenge. but what a lovely turnout. it's not the size, it's the girth - and these folks were full of it. Warm, engaging, and playful, daDA could not have asked for a better reception. Minneapolis is stealing my heart. and Dennis gave the Meta Show 5 stars! Very Fun and Diverse by Dennis Dienst on August 3, 2017 "This show was so much fun for many in the audience! Dada is outspoken and has many stories to tel
Mixed Blood Theatre. 7:30. August 2nd. Minneapolis is a progressive, gritty, nurturing town full of charm and wit and snacks like mother would give you. She wants to make sure you are well taken care of and then kicks you in the bum to get out there and do your thing. So lovely. So fun. So thank you. Can't wait to get started on Opening the Meta Show tonight. Ritz Studio Theatre 5:30. I come for you now.