TONIGHT: Kevin Killian and Poets’ Theater Present WET PAINT

November 8, 2012  |  By
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THEY INVENTED A NEW KIND OF ART … AND A NEW KIND OF SEX TO GO WITH IT! What do Jay DeFeo, Janis Joplin, Diego Rivera, and a trio of Hungarian refugees have in common?  It’s not quite clear! Join us in the Wattis Theater *tonight* to find out, in a one-night-only performance of super sparkling star Kevin Killian’s Wet Paint — the story of Jay DeFeo and San Francisco’s bohemian underground, with a superb cast of artists, poets, filmmakers, musicians, critics, and other San Francisco luminaries, playing in tribute to the great artist.

Do not miss this theatrical event of a lifetime!”  —Gina Basso

Rehearsal pix, from last Sunday’s first, last, and only, cast rehearsal:

Multiluminary cast, plus chaise longue, in rehearsal for poet, novelist, critic, and playwright Kevin Killian’s tribute to legendary artist Jay DeFeo, _WET PAINT_

Playwright Kevin Killian (right) directing Jordan Essoe and David Buuck in rehearsal for _WET PAINT_; photo: Gina Basso

_WET PAINT_ rehearsal; David Brazil (left); photo: Charlene Tan

_WET PAINT_ rehearsal; Cliff Hengst and Jordan Essoe; photo: Kevin Killian

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