Friday, September 12, 2008

Willamette Week | Thursday, September 11th, 2008:

Tim Crouch, in tandem with fellow performer Hannah Ringham, disrupted every game they appeared to be playing. By the end, unlike much performance art and theater—soulless, goofy rather than absurd, topheavy with concept—it was clear they weren't playing games at all. By the end, one of the gallery patrons had been reduced (as they say—though I disagree) to tears, and when I left she was still there weeping on the sidewalk, unable to stop, clinging to a small birch tree for support.

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