Company: Moving Target Theatre Company, Winnipeg, MB
Genre: Storytelling / Spoken Word
Venue: 26 - Rory Runnells Studio
Good People, Bad Things
Thau-Eleff weaves these stories together in a beautiful tapestry of hope and hopelessness.
is an intense, clear and cutting illustration of how deeply the personal is the political.
Thau-Eleff analyzes evil through three distinct scenarios; the trial of Adolf Eichmann, the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, and a friend's abusive relationship.
Throughout the hour long show, Thau-Eleff weaves these stories together in a beautiful tapestry of hope and hopelessness. The transitions from situations as diverse as Aushwitz to a Canadian farm are seamless.
It is refreshing to see someone communicate big ideas and multiple points of view so clearly, so cleverly and without gimmick.