Gallic helmer Catherine Breillat fractures another fairy tale, with "The Sleeping Beauty."
Numerous characters in "Sleeping Beauty Wakes," as per Deaf West Theater's company style, are acted and signed by one thesp while being spoken and sung by another. The melding of performances is…
A Child is horribly distressed by the wild characters in her book of fairytales. She seeks refuge from the misunderstanding adults and completely withdraws into her fantasy world, where she becomes…
Revisionists, post-modernists and deconstructionists have been busy for years excavating the sinister subtexts that lurk between "Once upon a time" and "Happily ever after." In his elaborately…