Agnieszka Smoczyńska wants to “kill Disney” with her mermaid horror musical The Lure

A smell lingers in the air during an early scene in Agnieszka Smoczyńska’s horror musical The Lure. It’s not the bar’s smoke-filled air or the food that’s cooking. It’s a sign that mermaids are in the building, and an early indication of the visceral experience the director has crafted. This is a deliriously bizarre…