Malic White

Ensemble since 2012

Malic White is a punk performer, clown, writer and gender warrior. Malic has been an ensemble member at the Neo-Futurist Theater since October 2012, where Malic performs regularly in Too Much Light Makes the Baby Go Blind. Most recently, Malic co-wrote and starred in the Neo-Futurist rock musical Pop Waits with their p(ART)ner, Molly Brennan, and played St. Jimmy in the Hypocrites’ production of American Idiot. Malic’s original performance work has been featured at Woolly Mammoth Theater, the Museum of Contemporary Art, Jay Pritzker Pavilion at Millennium Park, Davenport’s Piano Bar, Logan Square Auditorium, Tour de Fat, and Chances Dances. Malicis a co-host and co-curator of the monthly variety series, The Kinky Butch Witching Hour.

Stuff by Malic

When An Ache Isn’t Just A Pain

The Republican Campaign Presents Bad Influence (Insensitive Photo Op Edition)

Magnetic. Resonance. Imagine.

A Hope Chest or Glory Box Is A Chest Used to Collect Household Items By Unmarried Young Women in Anticipation of Married Life

Feelings: An Intentionally Intentional Dialogue

Neos 1 and 2 toss the egg back and forth throughout the dialogue, taking a step back after each toss.

 

1: My intention is to be more present.

2: You are never present.

1: Please use “I” statements.

2: I feel you are never present.

1: What I’m hearing you say is that you feel that I am never present.

2: I imagine you feel-

1: Scared.

2: What I’m hearing you say is that you feel scared.

1: What you’re saying makes sense.  I imagine you feel-

2: Lost.

1: My intention is-

2: Lost.

1: My intention is-

2: Lost.

1: You’re projecting.

2: Please use “I” statements.

1: I feel you are projecting.

2: I have needs.

1: What I’m hearing you say is that you have needs.

 

Their tosses grow increasingly erratic and difficult to catch.  They repeat the following lines until the egg breaks.

 

2: I have–

1: Needs.

2: I have–

1: Needs.

2: I have–

1: Needs.

 

CURTAIN

Blind Date: You Don’t Have to Do It ’Cause We’re Doing It For You!