Parlour or it all started with Hair
The first beauty salon started in the 1800’s – one of the first businesses owned by, run by and catering to women. This performance examines intersections between the evolution of beauty, the work of women and gossip in a beauty parlour. And we might just end up giving the audience a haircut while we’re at it. Read more here.
“We should start talking about issues and focus light on dark areas, which create ignorance, ill-health and many social evils…”
– Indian Concepts on Sexuality
Kaustav Chakraborty & Rajarshi Guha Thakurata for the Indian Journal of Psychiatry (January 2013)
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