Take one boundary-breaking icon of dance theater, one NYC underground performance artist and one legendary queer filmmaker, then add pornography and nuns. A recipe for disaster or a slice of avant-garde art? When you have two former dancers from the famed Forsythe Company playing all the roles, well, it just might work after all. There’s only one way to know, and that’s by seeing An Attempt to Fail at Groundbreaking Theater with Pina Arcade Smith, presented by Miller Rothlein and performed by Antony Rizzi and Irene Klein.
Thu.-Sat., Jan. 31-Feb. 2, 7:30 p.m. and Sun., Feb. 3, 2 p.m., $20, Crane Arts Old School White Space, 1417 N. American St., 267-888-6476, millerrothlein.org.