Gender and theatre criticism

Chair signAs a freelance theatre critic, my work sometimes feels like a return to Girl Guide camp, with counsellor figures cautioning me about where I should and should not tread. In April, I wrote a review of the Vancouver premiere of the play Dead Metaphor by Governor General Award–winning playwright George F. Walker, and the warnings turned to klaxons.

I wrote about being a female theatre critic and gender inequality in Canadian theatre for the Walrus. Read the article here.

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