Neal Medlyn & Fawn Krieger
The POP-MEDLYN Hall of Fame
THURS JAN 9 – SUN JAN 19*
TUES JAN 14 . 8:30-9:00 PM + WEDS JAN 15 . 8:00 – 8:30 PM**
OPENING RECEPTION: THURS JAN 9 . 6:00 PM
ABRONS ARTS CENTER PLAYHOUSE & LOBBY
466 Grand Street / FREE
From 2006 – 2013 Neal Medlyn created a seven-show performance series in which each piece is built around a pop star or iconic group, including Lionel Richie, Phil Collins, Britney Spears, Prince, Miley Cyrus, the Insane Clown Posse and Michael Jackson.
The POP-MEDLYN Hall of Fame presents set, costume pieces and props from the series (viewable onstage after performances of King (Jan 14 & 15) and a nine-foot statue of Medlyn as Michael Jackson, created by Fawn Krieger, that will be viewable in the Playhouse Lobby throughout the festival.
*Fawn Krieger Statue viewable in Playhouse Lobby
**Memorabilia / Ephemera viewable on stage post-show
Fawn Krieger (sculptor) is a NY-based sculptress, whose multi-genre works are informed by and shaped from collaboration, movement practices, anti-materialism, primal memory, utopian excavations, and embodiment. Her sets and sculptures have been supported by, among others, Art in General, The Portland Institute for Contemporary Art, Soloway Gallery, and The Kitchen. www.fawnkrieger.com