Krishna Istha on queerness, gender and the people who raise us
"I am the person that people move away from on the bus. I am the person that cops stop for no reason."
Krishna Istha is a performer, live artist and theatre-maker.Their performance work looks at transformations (physical and political), gender politics and queer culture using subversive text, cabaret and comedy. Krishna has performed internationally, including in the UK (Southbank Centre,V&A, National Theatre, Soho Theatre, Chelsea Theatre, Arcola Theatre, Traverse Theatre, among others), Australia (The Malthouse Theatre, La Mama Courthouse and Sydney Festival) and the USA (Abron Arts Centre and La Mama NYC).