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

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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.