Rachel Arieff: Interview in El Periódico

Rachel Arieff: “The Vatican and the powerful are always material for ridicule.” A timely and acerbic view of the world according to the comedian, pianist and ‘underground’ cabaret artist. See PDF OLGA MERINO Monday, June 23, 2014 Photo: Joan Puig A North Americana born in Milwaukee, what she refers to «the deep midwest». Mordaz and irreverent, Rachel Arieff has two peculiar shows: Anti-Karaoke (Sidecar) and Coñólogos (Gipsy Lou). -My grandmother was Norwegian,

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It’s All Camarón’s Fault

Photos: Naria Caamaño. The muse of Anti-Karaoke has gone crazy for Camarón and now no one can rescue her from the well of flamenco. By Maria Junyent. “Nothing is more conducive to comedy than that which is considered sacred.” Rachel Arieff is one of those people who can’t help but do incorrect things. That’s just the way she is. Her

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It’s All Camarón’s Fault

Photos: Naria Caamaño. The muse of Anti-Karaoke has gone crazy for Camarón and now no one can rescue her from the well of flamenco. By Maria Junyent. “Nothing is more conducive to comedy than that which is considered sacred.” Rachel Arieff is one of those people who can’t help but do incorrect things. That’s just the way she is. Her

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Time Out Barcelona

Time Out Rachel Arieff (PDF) Rachel Arieff, North American comedian, swapped success in the clubs of New York for that of the Raval. Always underground-style. She discovered her freaky side this way: at 14, as a member of the gymnastics team, she had to wear a leotard.  She preferred, however, to wear men’s underwear that she’d tie-dyed herself. Everyone laughed at her. “From that moment on,

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Cadena Ser

Rachel is interviewed on Cadena Ser for Crisol Tuà’s program, “Què feu que no dormiu“. Rachel talks about her latest “extreme cabaret” project, “Muérete conmigo” (“Die With Me”); su her work in the new movie directed by Nacho Vigalondo, “Open Windows” (starring Elijah Wood and Sasha Grey), and the state of culture in Barcelona. In the middle of the interview,  Vigalondo makes a surprise visit!

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