The Princess Strikes Back: One Woman's Search for the Space Cowboy of Her Dreams
by Victoria Montalbano
Premiered online Mon 10/4/21 8:30p CT
In 1997, 13-year-old Victoria Montalbano was introduced to her perfect man, Han Solo, and she’s been looking for him ever since. In this piece, called "delightful" and "highly energetic" by Around the Town Chicago, watch her grow from awkward theatre kid to professional out of work actress while swiping her way through a galaxy far, far away.
VICTORIA MONTALBANO is an actress/solo performer who is a mainstay of Chicago's storytelling/live-lit community. Her debut solo show had its world premiere in 2021, and will tour festivals next year. Theatre: Twelfth Night (Olivia), The Comedy of Errors (Dromio of Syracuse), Arms and the Man (Louka), and Tony n’ Tina’s Wedding (Donna/Terry). TV/New Media: Apartment 101 (Webseries; Recurring Guest Star), Chi-Nannigans (Webseries; Co-Star), The Studio (Webseries; Co-Star). VICTORIA has a degree in Drama from Syracuse University.
Victoria Montalbano - Performer, Writer
Vincent J. Greco - Director
Molly Garrison - Stage Manager
Emily Nelson - Costume Designer
There was a live Q&A with the artists following the premiere.
SUGGESTED AGE RANGE
Sexual Situations (No simulations, just lots of talk)