|Members of Girl Be Heard|
(photo: Ashley Marinacccio)
They will inform, delight, alarm and help you to reawaken
that authentic voice that still lives within you. – Gloria Steinem
Girl Be Heard--the award-winning troupe that empowers girls to tell their real-world stories with guidance from theater professionals and activists--announces Embodi(ED), a dance and theater piece about eating disorders and "the American distorted perception of body images."
Directed by Ashley Marinaccio, and produced by theater-maker and activist Jessica Greer Morris, the production will run at HERE for eight performances, Thursdays through Sundays, February 11-21.
All performances will be followed by a 15-minute talkbacks, featuring health professionals, women’s rights activists and the creative team.
For Embodi(ED) tickets,
click here or call 212-352-3101.
Learn more about Girl Be Heard
145 Sixth Avenue (entrance: Dominick Street, one block south of Spring Street), Manhattan