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Mildly Enthusiastic Review: Fun Home

I’m catching up on some comics I managed not to read so far, like

Fun Home: A Family Tragicomic by Alison Bechdel

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Fun Home at the Young Vic 2*

I had thought about seeing this show when planning recent trips to New York, but it hadn’t quite appealed enough for me to do so. Therefore, I was quite happy to hear it was coming to London, especially as it’s at the Young Vic which I haven’t been to in years. 443 more words


Fun Home

After success on Broadway, the long-awaited UK premiere of Fun Home has finally arrived in London. It’s adapted by Lisa Kron and Jeanine Tesori from Alison Bechdel’s (of Bechdel Test fame) 2006 graphic novel of the same name, about growing up and discovering her identity. 213 more words


A Life Captioned

Alison Bechdel is a lesbian cartoonist drawing her life story.  As she draws, she struggles to remember something about her father.  And in her struggle she revisits her relationship with her dad through the course of her life and through the lenses of her adult eyes.  1,099 more words


OCP Welcomes You to a "Fun Home"

Omaha, NE–Fun Home–winner of five Tony Awards, including Best Musical, and a finalist for the Pulitzer Prize–will be showing at the Omaha Community Playhouse in the Howard Drew Theatre from Aug 17-Sept 16. 615 more words


Are You My Mother? A Comic Drama

‘Now there was nothing between me… /…and nothing.’ This book is a memoir about Alison Bechdel’s relationship with her mother. It’s also an investigation into what makes a person. 386 more words

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11 Questions with Kaisa Hammarlund | Fun Home

We took some time out to sit down with the wonderful Kaisa Hammarlund who plays Adult Alison in the critically acclaimed musical Fun Home which is currently playing to sell-out audiences at the Young Vic. 284 more words

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