One look at Astrid Hadad on stage—flamboyantly costumed and outfitted with outrageous props—and you know you're in for a night like none other. The legendary Mexican singer and performance artist has an irreverent and iconoclastic view of Mexican art, history, and cultural stereotypes, which she offers up with equal parts camp, satire, and keen intellect—and with plenty of feathers.Bring the Kids for $1.
This MetLiveArts commission is inspired by the exhibition Painted in Mexico, 1700–1790: Pinxit Mexici on view at The Met Fifth Avenue April 24–July 22, 2018.This commission is made possible in part by the Clara Lloyd-Smith Weber Fund.
Tickets to this event include same-day Museum admission during open hours.
Enjoy a pre-performance drink in the Grace Rainey Rogers Auditorium. Doors will open approximately one hour prior to the event and you may purchase a drink prior to the show.