Your Princess Is In Another Castle: Miss Leader of the Free World; or, How to be a 21st Century Fe’man’ist — #OttFringe 2017
At a time when political clout appears tied to the reach of one’s Twitter and Instagram feeds, Down the Well Production’s Your Princess is in Another Castle could not be more timely.
Meet Princess Polly (Nancy Kenny), runner up in the Miss Free World Competition—the reality TV show that would determine who gets to rule over the free world—turn barista.
Meet, for lack of a name, Generic Privileged Male (Wesley Babcock), who, having found Polly toiling away in a coffee shop, realizes that it is his duty to save her from her own post-election obscurity.
What will happen when you bring the two together? Could it be the romantic entanglement the general public expects of two attractive people? The morbid indulgence of the world’s darker hungers, resulting in the corruption of a capable and compassionate leader?Read the full review.