Chris Sucks the Marrow Out of Life, performed 2000 and 2001, earlier posters printed 2000 and 2001, current publicity image (above) designed 2003

Chris has performed this twice, first at the Philadelphia Fringe Festival and second for a show at the 16 Beaver Street Gallery in New York. On both occasions, Chris spent eight hours really enjoying himself. Activities included being interviewed by public radio (on both occasions: one was scheduled and one was a "man-on-the-street" quiz), eating food he really liked (steak sandwiches [above], hoagies, Coney Island hot dogs), visiting comic book stores, going through the Mutter Museum, and taking a tour of a docked submarine, among many others.

 

His itineraries were:

Philadelphia: Independence Hall, Free Library of Philadelphia, Rodin Museum, Philadelphia Museum of Art, Fairmont Park and the Crew houses, City Hall, Mutter Museum, Rosenbach Museum, Lee's Hoagies, Chinatown, Edgar Allan Poe's house, South Street, Jim's Cheesesteaks, Spirit of Philadelphia submarine, Dicken's Bar, Khyber Pass

New York:, Chelsea Hotel, Chelsea galleries, Washington Square Park, Coney Island, Nathan's Famous Hot Dogs, Central Park, The Strand bookstore, Forbidden Planet comic book store, David Letterman show, Rupert Jee's Hello Deli!, Tower Records, CBGB, The Continental

 

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