1. Heroic Comportment

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    Performed August 2007 at de Young Museum, San Francisco Created in response to the exhibition 'Guise' by Deborah Oropallo

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    • A Glamour

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      Performance, Choreography, Writing by Monique Jenkinson (Fauxnique) Sound: Marc Kate Camerawork: Ben Estabrook Commissioned by Robert Crouch & Ed Patuto (Volume) for 'Scores' at Lawrimore Project, Seattle 2009

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      • Fauxnique - Head Cut

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        • FAUXNIQUE - IT'S ALL A DANCE

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          Changer Review explores the definition of dance, gender roles, and ecstatic peace through movement with dance, theater, drag and performance artist Monique Jenkinson. The video combines footage of Jenkinson's drag queen alter ego, Fauxnique completing seemingly mundane domestic tasks with audio cut-ups taken from Jenkinson's answers to questions presented by Changer Review. The result is a stunning study of movement through sound and vision.

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          • Tim Carr's Official Fame Whore Music Video

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            Tim Carr and Monique Jenkinson co-direct this trippy kiddie birthday party for Fame Whore, 7 year old Travis. From the San Francisco Bay Guardian "We were tickled earlier this year by local songsmith Tim Carr's clever "Shake Your Caboose" video -- now comes a Gaga-ripping, kiddy-hip clip for "Fame Whore" from his forthcoming album The Shadows, due out in December. How many infantilized SF club kids can you spot? " This is the first single from "The Shadows", Tim Carr's second LP. Album and single available on ITunes. Starring: Fauxnique, Travis Santell Rowland, Raya Light, Moxie Gumption, Raya Light, Pearl Marill, Downey Friend, Evan Johnson, Loren R. Robertson, Johnny Kat, and Tim Carr. Directed by: Monique Jenkinson and Tim Carr Choreography by: Monique Jenkinson and Travis Santell Rowland Director of Photography: Ben Estabrook Produced by: Tim Carr, Jen Laursen, and Kristin Laursen

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            • RADAR Productions Reading Series at the SF Library, December 2011

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              Every month, RADAR Productions hosts a FREE showcase of 4 underground and emerging writers and artists at the SF Library. A Q + A session with the presenter follows; ask a writer a question, get a homemade cookie baked by host Michelle Tea or a surrogate professional. December 2011 featured poet Priscilla Lee, writer Amra Brooks, writer and filmmaker Greg Youmans, and a performance by Fauxnique (aka Monique Jenkinson).

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              • Tim Carr's Fame Whore (DFX Remix) Music Video

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                "Fame Whore" is the first single off of "The Shadows", Tim Carr's second full length album, which will be released in December, 2011. The "Fame Whore" single is available online at ITunes, Amazon, Rhapsody and emusic. The single includes this remix as produced by DFX. Starring: Tim Carr, Fauxnique, Travis Santell Rowland, Raya Light, Loren R. Robertson, Johnny Kat, Downey Friend, Pearl Marill, Evan Johnson, and Moxie Gumption. Directed by: Tim Carr and Monique Jenkinson Choreography by: Monique Jenkinson and Travis Santell Rowland Videography by: Ben Estabrook Edited by: Tim Carr Specials thanks to Jen, Kristin, and Lisa Laursen.

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                • Lipstique

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                  Music video for Silencefiction’s Lipstique. Part drag queen makeup tutorial and part drag performance. Music by Sliencefiction/Marc Kate Performed by Fauxnique & Silencefiction Video directed by Kia Simon

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                  • Faux Real 3 minute excerpt

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                    Faux Real Written, conceived, choreographed & performed by Monique Jenkinson 'A real woman who is a drag queen? I don't get it. 'Does she just feel that way?' Fauxnique digs into her drag bag for the answers to these questions, comes up with some of her favorite performance gems, and strings them together with transitions that deliberately reveal their process. The result is Faux Real. Part transplanted nightclub act, part meditation on artifice and authenticity, Faux Real revels in the tension between the glamour of performance and the intimacy of its living, breathing moment. Among and between drag-based performance pieces; some sung live, some exploiting to the hilt the age-old trope of the lip-synch, and all drawing heavily on the both the rigor and the sensual pleasure of dance, the audience gets its share of wry repartee. Get ready for high heel stunts, hero worship, makeup secrets, ballerina fantasies, the subjective definition of ‘poseur,’ and the fact that in live theater, sometimes people get kicked in the face.

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                    • Crying in Public 3 minute excerpt

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                      Crying in Public Written, conceived, choreographed & performed by Monique Jenkinson Directed by Chris Black 'We all enter this world crying, I just never found a reason to stop.' Inappropriate, inconvenient, unprofessional, hysterical, feminine, childish… 'Crying in Public' employs dance, lecture and torch songs; Judy Garland, Alice in Wonderland, and Mary Magdalene; floods, glaciers and tsunamis, to look at what it means to 'keep it together' and to 'fall apart.' This intensely personal work integrates multiple dance forms (aerial, ballet, and vogueing) to express both the raw joy and the worshipful focus of a good cry, and to embody both the perceived bravery and instability of the openly emotional.

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