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Whore’s Eye View by Kaytlin Bailey

Kaytlin Bailey, Old Pros

Theater, Comedy & Improv, Storytelling


Whore’s Eye View is a 75-minute mad dash through 10,000 years of history from a sex worker’s perspective. Equal parts history lecture, stand up comedy, and personal storytelling, Kaytlin Bailey masterfully unpacks the age-old stigma surrounding the oldest profession. Her eye-opening performance weaves together compelling facts from history and hard won wisdom from lived experience, with comedic flair.

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Run Time: 75 mins
Ticket Price: $25
Venue: MAAS Building Studio Dates: September 24, 2023 - September 26, 2023

September 24, 2023 6.30pm

1320 N 5th St

General Admission: $25

PWYC Options

September 25, 2023 9.30pm

1320 N 5th St

General Admission: $25

PWYC Options

September 26, 2023 4.45pm

1320 N 5th St

General Admission: $25

PWYC Options

About the Artist

Sex worker rights advocate, comedian, and writer, Kaytlin Bailey is the Founder & Executive Director of Old Pros, a non-profit media organization creating conditions to change the status of sex workers in society. Host of The Oldest Profession Podcast, she is also the creator of Whore’s Eye View, a 75-minute mad dash through 10, 000 years of sex worker history.

A globally recognized leader in the sex worker rights movement, Kaytlin Bailey has been quoted in The New York Times, Rolling Stone, The Washington Post, The Boston Globe, New York Post, The Village Voice, The Nation, Reason, and on NBC. She has written op-eds for The Daily Beast, Vice, and recently for 11 syndicated newspapers on California Senate Bill 357. Kaytlin Bailey has been invited to speak on Fox Business, Sirius XM, at Yale Law School, Penn University, and UCLA.

Kaytlin Bailey’s views are backed by Amnesty International, The World Health Organization, Human Rights Watch, and UNAids who all agree that the decriminalization of sex work is the only policy that reduces violence.

  • Kaytlin BaileyWriter/Performer
  • Vanessa MoroscoDirector
  • Stephanie PrughDramaturg and Acting Producer
  • Marie Cecile AndersonManaging Producer at Old Pros
  • Leah MoonDirector of Brand & Growth at Old Pros

Accessibility & Content Considerations

Contact the Fringe Festival Box Office for up to date accessibility information.

This event is appropriate for ages 18+

Adult Language

discussion of sex work, sex work rights movement, military violence

Covid-19 Safety policy

Masks are required during this event


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