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You Hold a Pole Every Day
It’s in your hands.

By Laura Sisskin Fernandez
Benefitting Girls Inc.

Teatro LATEA @ The Clemente
Saturday 7/14 5:30pm-6:45pm
Monday 7/16 9:45pm-11:00pm
Thursday 7/19 6:00pm-7:15pm
Wednesday 7/25 @8pm-9:15pm
Tuesday 7/31 @6:00pm-7:15p



Actor/singer Laura Sisskin offers a darkly comic musical performance about an unsettling sexual encounter leading to a pole dancing class and revelations about embarrassing childhood memories.

About the Playwright

Laura Sisskin is an award-winning theater artist and singer/songwriter. She is a founding member of The Deconstructive Theater Project and sound designer for Only Child Aerial Theatre (Skirball NYU, The Muse, Burning Coal). She is a proud alum of the Labyrinth Theater Company’s Summer Intensive, 2014, where she was encouraged to pursue music and can now be heard at music venues around the city under the name Oh,Elis. This is her third time participating in Planet Connections Theatre Festivity and first solo show. Laura holds a BFA in Acting from Emerson College.

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