Brian Appiah Obeng on turning practice into performance.
“The sort of natural competitiveness that many male groups enjoy is something that encourages mutual respect for each other’s strengths.”
“When I think of that strip club, I focus on the memory of Vanessa’s beauty, vulnerability, and absolute power.”
“We expect to have sex like the pros, but not dunk a basketball like the pros and we’re fine with that.”
Note: in university, I ended up playing a role as a doctor that turns young girls into metallic pop starlets in a show called “Mz. Kitty, Teenage Dominatrix” in Vancouver. The show also helped launch Stink Mitt and featured rapper Kia Kadiri. Nudity is only weird if the context is weird. Changing backstage with a bunch […]