[caption id="attachment_1361" align="aligncenter" width="495" caption="Madeleine Carr is the titular, tomboyish gas-station attendant in \"Pumpgirl.\" Photo by Linday Murray -- Solas Nua"][/caption] Madeleine Carr is the titular, tomboyish gas-station attendant in Pumpgirl. Photo by Linday Murray -- Solas Nua.
I previewed the new Solas Nua show, Abbie Spallen's Pumpgirl, for Post Weekend. Solas Nua is one of the most reliably interesting companies in town. I've loved several of their productions, and even the ones I've disliked have struck me as honorable, ambitious, interesting failures.