“The opening scene of the fictional web series “Namaste, Bitches” starts with some very un-yogic behavior. Sabine, a yoga teacher and recent transplant to Los Angeles, is driving on the freeway and is cursing repeatedly at her GPS while smoking a cigarette — hardly a model of Zen healthy living.
This is intentional.
The show is meant to both expose and parody the multibillion-dollar yoga industry. Conceived and produced by Summer Chastant, a former yoga teacher herself, the series, she said in a phone interview, is a heightened version of her own experience.”
Read Hanah Seligson’s full article in the NY Times HERE.
February 16, 2017