Why See Gloria: A Life?
A Brand New Bioplay About Feminist Icon Gloria Steinem
At the forefront of the feminist movement since the 60s, best-selling author and political activist Gloria Steinem has spent the decades campaigning and advocating gender, social and racial equality, non-violent conflict resolution, the preservation of the culture of indigenous peoples and peace across the world. Now the inspiring woman's legacy is explored and celebrated in a brand new Off-Broadway play about her extraordinary life during a strictly limited run at the Daryl Roth Theater this Fall.
Starring Christine Lahti and written by multi award-winning American playwright Emily Mann, with direction by Tony winner Diane Paulus and brought to life by an all-female creative and all-female producing team, Gloria: A Life will have an unusual structure. Act one will detail Steinem's life as a feminist activist and writer, whilst Act two opens the floor to a 'talking circle' where a moderator invites the audience to an share their own stories and make connections.
Cast and Creative
Christine Lahti as Gloria Steinham
DeLanna Studi as Wilma Mankiller and others
Petrena Murray as Florynce Kennedy and others
Joanna Glushak as Bella Abzug and others
Liz Wisan, Francesca McKenzie, Fedna Jacquet, and Brittany K. Allen
Written by Emily Mann
Directed by Diane Paulus
Produced by Daryl Roth
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