B O D Y editor Ben Williams interviewed playwright and performer Kate Benson in New York on October 3, 2014. Her play A BEAUTIFUL DAY IN NOVEMBER ON THE BANKS OF THE GREATEST OF THE GREAT LAKES will be remounted in January at City Center, Stage II – Women’s Project space.
The OCD is a strong flavor in this family brew.
"That’s your original figuring-out how complicated love is, actually, is your fucked up family, right?"
"You need to not be standing."
Between all things / that appear to be touching, / that appear to touch, / there is still space.
All of the electricity in the city goes out at this point and there is a kind of mild panic.
"Sometimes you wake up and you just want to have a fight with someone."
The actor imagines plastic. The many horrors of plastic.
YOU MAY HAVE NOTICED THAT I DO NOT HAVE A CAT TIED TO A STRING HERE.