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Auckland Arts Festival presents
Funny... kinetic showmanship – New York Times
Smart, original, refreshing and maybe even necessary – New Yorker
Making her New Zealand debut Huffington Post ‘Favo
urite Female Comedian’, Desiree Burch, challenges the notion of a post-racial America in this interactive carnival of race and capitalism. With a socially conscious comedic style reminiscent of Richard Pryor and Louis CK, Burch uses stand-up, current events and autobiography to speak to America’s growing majority of minority experiences.
Following a Fringe First award-winning performance at the Edinburgh Fringe, Tar Baby takes a funny and inclusive look at the scary and divisive subject of race. Authentic Storytelling! Carnival Games! White Liberal Guilt!
Warning: Strong language, possible audience participation.