Mark “Mom” Finley’s new autobiographical solo theater piece, “Somebody Get Me a Chainsaw” debuted earlier this year in the intimate little dungeon theater at the “InArts NW” space up by the Trader Joe’s on top of the Hill. Somehow, he convinced the brave souls at Gay City Arts to give him a slot in this year’s season of performance pieces, most of which are by/for/about Queer Femme Artists Of Color and since all of Seattle’s Queer Femme Artists of Color are smart enough to avoid the dreaded December spot, it’s now taken by Ms Finley and her “memoir” show.
We saw this delightfully perverse little train wreck at its tech rehearsal on Wednesday and we….
WHY THE FUCK NOT?
IT’S CRAZY ASS MARK “MOM” FINLEY TELLING CRAZY ASS STORIES AND BEING ALL DELICIOUSLY MARK FINLEY-ESQUE!
Now obviously Ms Finley has both a legion of devout fans as well a coven (or three) of enraged enemies so….you know who you are. If you j’adore crazy old Mark (who DOES have great stories) then check out this show. It’s a fun 90 minutes of tall tales and boozy singing.
What the old broad does best.
Here’s the link to buy TICKETS and more poo:
she’s done a new live show; and she’s been stuck in this damn town for nearly 3 – wasn’t she
supposed to be dead by now?!?!