Alp Haydar's Dirty Demographic

  • LGBT
Critics' choice
Alp Haydar's 'one-man pantomimes' are unique fusions of green-screen CGI animation, puppyish audience rapport, outrageously exuberant sexuality and affecting emotional narrative, setting explorations of gay Muslim identity against a backdrop of disaster-movie set-ups, pervy robots and the ruins of Atlantis. Think modern vs conservative, pride vs shame, Shirley Bassey vs Allah… This latest story, coming at the end of a month-long weekly run, takes the saga forward again, and involves a clone rebellion and a tone described as 'Jacques Demy meets Saddam'…