Info on the memorial this Saturday...
Lady Jaye Breyer P-Orridge (1969-2007)
was one half of the artist BREYER P-ORRIDGE.
S/he was also a member of Psychic TV/PTV3 and Thee Majesty. S/he passed from heart failure as a result of an undiagnosed complication in her 2 year struggle with stomach cancer.
Lady Jaye was an inspirational spirit and performer in the original House Of Domination at Jackie 60 in the 1980's and early 1990's. S/he performed in off-Broadway theatrical productions; was a member of BlackLips Theatre Cult(with Antony of the Johnsons, the Dueling
Bankheads, and Marti Domination amongst other underground luminaries) and was a catwalk model, actress in experimental movies.
S/he met her "other half" Genesis Breyer P-Orridge in 1993 at legendary author and diarist Ms.Terence Sellers secret abode
and they both fell in love at first sight.
They were inseparable from then until her passing. Evenually creating an art project they called PANDROGENY in 1999 the focus of which was
using surgery and identity to be visually and spiritually the same. Their love was a clarion call to evolution beyond gender and surpassing
biology. When asked what her ultimate desire was s/he replied:
"I WANT US TO BE REMEMBERED AS ONE OF THE
GREAT LOVE AFFAIRS OF ALL TIME..."
The memorial will begin at 7pm(approx). There will be never before seen documentary video and film footage of Lady Jaye's theatre and performance story created by Marie Losier and Laura Parnes; an archive photographs and slide show created by Laure Leber; musical highlights and method go-go burlesque reminiscences as well as rare documentary movies and installations.
The "CANDY CABARET" has confirmed: Mr Bryin Dall, Miss Marti, Julie Atlas Muz, Kembra Pfahler, Hattie Hathaway(tbc) with more legendary surprises to be added...
Saturday March 8th, 2008
253 east houston st
between norfolk + suffolk
new york city
tel: 1-212-254-4334 www.genesisp-orridge.com