I Only Laugh to keep from weeping

Image Hydar Dewachi

Image Hydar Dewachi


Performer: José Tomas

I Only Laugh to Keep From Weeping draws reference from the Vanitas movement, dealing with concepts of beauty, excess, loss, ecstasy and camp. It plays with notions of masculinity and beauty and how the conventions of these concepts have changed over time.

Set Design: Laura Nicol