Editors aren’t looking as much for thoughtful, nuanced reviews, but something that’s provocative and in-your-face. There are more men with a writing style like that than there are women. — a Grub Street article on female restaurant critics, but swap “editors” with “producers” and “reviews’ with “plays”, and it’s relevant to the theater world, too.
There may still be gender imbalances in the world of books, but very strong numbers of women are writing, editing, publishing and reviewing novels. The world most glaringly dominated by male sexism is one that Mr. Bruni neglects to mention: New York City theater. — Jonathan Franzen, NYT
Which Little Woman Are You? -
*crosses fingers* Please, not Beth.
You’re coming to this show, right?
The record-breaking show is here! It’s ‘Little Women’ meets ‘Girls,’ it’s WOMEN Tuesday at 9:30pm!
Jo March really thinks she could be the voice of her generation….or at least, a voice of a generation.
WOMEN, the record-breaking hit from #Serials @ The Flea Theater, is back for a limited engagement now at The Peoples Improv Theater. This fast paced comedy introduces Louisa May Alcott’s classic, ‘Little Women’, to HBO’s critically acclaimed ‘Girls’, delivering a smartly crafted and hilarious 50 minute show.
New York Magazine’s approval matrix pegged it as “High Brow and Brilliant,” and Gothamist calls it “Hysterical.” Come see what all the buzz is about.
For more information: womentheshow.com
Written by Chiara Atik
Directed by Stephanie Ward
Produced by Madeline Post
LIMITED RUN! Tuesday nights at 9:30pm through May 6th!