A rap and multi-layered performance in the digital borderland.
When Forbes names the youngest sister of the Kardashian family, Kylie Jenner, as "The youngest self-made billionaire", Cleo has had enough and tweets with her anonymous account, @INCOGNEGRO, a sharp and funny list of methods to kill Kylie Jenner. Using her anonymous account @INCOGNEGRO, she tweets a list of methods to kill Kylie Jenner. Cleo's tweets are funny, sharp and enlightening about social injustice, racism and capitalism. Friend Kara gets worried, does Cleo really have to be so threatening? Soon the tone changes as likes and retweets are replaced by hate mail and knife emojis. The lines between internet personas and IRL relationships are blurring, and the increased scrutiny Cleo faces puts her real-life friendship with Kara under pressure.
seven methods of killing kylie jenner portrays life both IRL and through the meme language of the twitter feed to explore stereotypes of black femininity, colorism, white capitalist exploitation and political activism in social media. Playwright Jasmine Lee-Jones has won several awards for her debut play seven methods of killing kylie jenner, including Evening Standard and Critics' Circle Most Promising Playwright Awards and the Alfred Fagon Award. A production in collaboration with the Royal Court Theater in London.
Playwright Jasmine Lee-Jones has won several awards for her debut play seven methods of killing kylie jenner directed by Milli Bhatia, including the Evening Standard and Critics' Circle Most Promising Playwright Awards and the Alfred Fagon Award. She developed her artistry as a writer through the Royal Court Theatre's Young Court programme.
Seven methods of killing kylie jenner has its Swedish premiere with the Riksteatern's tour in autumn 2022.