Four beautiful, badass women lose their heads in THE REVOLUTIONISTS by Lauren Gunderson, running March 18th thru April 3rd. In this irreverent, girl-powered comedy set during the French Revolution’s Reign of Terror. Playwright Olympe de Gouges, assassin Charlotte Corday, former queen (and fan of ribbons) Marie Antoinette, and Haitian rebel Marianne Angelle hang out, murder Marat, and try to beat back the extremist insanity in 1793 Paris. Under the direction of Dee Dee Batteast, this grand and dream-tweaked comedy is about violence and legacy, art and activism, feminism and terrorism, compatriots and chosen sisters, and how we actually go about changing the world. It’s a true story. Or total fiction. Or a play about a play. Or a raucous resurrection…that ends in a song and a scaffold.
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221 Farmers Alley
Directed by Dee Dee Batteast
OLYMPE DE GOUGES LISA ABBOTT
MARIE ANTOINETTE Megan Tiller*
MARIANNE ANGELLE ARIZSIA STATON
CHARLOTTE CORDAY DEVON HAYAKAWA*
*proud member of Actor's Equity Association
**proud member of Society of Directors and Choreographers