The Frog Princess Punked
A punk fairytale for adults with story, music, and live projections
What happens when Ivan marries a frog? Big sounds, a wicked racket! Urban meets forest. Patriarchy meets feminism. Baba Yaga meets Koschey the Deathless! The Frog Princess Punked is funny, feminist, dark, and definitely for adults only!
Pioneering storyteller Sally-Pomme Clayton and girl punk band, The Swamp Girls, create a hybrid hullabaloo of spoken word, distorted guitars, scorching drums, riotous songs, set in a shifting collage of surreal projections v-jayed live! The raw power of punk explodes a Russian fairytale, exploring the dangers of annexing the wild and the wisdom of liberating the female
This provocative collaboration brings together women from different cultures, art forms, and generations. Sally-Pomme Clayton has spearheaded storytelling for adult audiences across the UK. Dawn Rose is an outstanding female drummer who performed with Altered Images and Right Said Fred. Georgia Kalogeropoulou is a young musician inspired by the sounds of punk and is re-making them anew. They are joined by honorary Swamp Girl Fotios Begklis, an innovative digital artist, who has created animations, loops, and films which he v-j’s live.