Declared “a powerful parallel to our current cultural moment” (Culture Catch), Artemisia’s Intent won Best Solo Drama at the 2018 Frigid Festival. Created with source material ranging from the 1612 rapetrial of 17th century Baroque painter Artemisia Gentileschi to Taylor Swift’s 2017 assault trial, this solo show stars Mariah Freda in a performance that is “fiery, smart and appealing” (Hi! Drama). Inspired by every proclamation of, me too, Artemisia’s Intent unmasks power structuresone gripping masterpiece at a time. ADVISORIES: sexual assault, adult content, 21+ ABOUT THE ANTHROPOLOGISTS: New York City based The Anthropologists is dedicated to the collaborative creation of investigative theatre that inspires action. Celebrating their 11th year, their work has been described as “eerie and weird in the best way” (Culturebot) and “incisive, even necessary work for the present moment.” (Culture Catch). Learnmore at www.theanthropologists.org.
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