Iris Bahr

Iris Bahr

Recent Stories

Arts, Culture & Media

Svet-bama

In her one-woman shows Iris Bahr uses an amazing arsenal of characters whom she writes and performs. One of them is Svetlana, the Russian prostitute with serious pretensions. She's something of a cultural commentator, and she has her own ideas about the transfer of power.

Arts, Culture & Media

Disco Inferno

Every year at summer's end, a ragtag community of free spirits gathers in the Nevada desert for Burning Man, a massive art project with a fiery finish. Intrepid correspondent ?Fiona Chutney? (a character played by actress and writer Iris Bahr) hopped a ride to the festival in an RV full of creative anarchists, and found herself in an epic dust storm.

Arts, Culture & Media

Fiona Does Fashion

Twice a year in New York, clothing designers from around the world show their new collections to magazine editors, buyers, and celebrities. Studio 360 sent the off-kilter correspondent who goes by Fiona Chutney (performed by actress and writer Iris Bahr) to the tents at Bryant Park, where she cornered supermodel Tyson Beckford and costume designer Patricia Field, and tried to find something to wear for that special date.