Women in the spotlight: Chicago’s first non-profit feminist theatre

Julie Proudfoot is the Artistic Director of Artemisia Theatre.

Julie Proudfoot is the Artistic Director of Artemisia Theatre.

Julie Proudfoot, artistic director of Artemisia Theatre Company joins Mark Carman in-studio to tell him about what “feminist theatre” means (hint: women being portrayed as more than damsels in distress). She talks a bit about the history of gender roles in theatre, her journey with the theatre company and and they preview Artemisia’s upcoming fall festival – attendance to which is free for everybody. Click here to find out more.