Any advice for American theatre folks struggling to reach gender parity?
Just do it! You don’t need to agonize about how or why. That’s what we found as a group of directors. We just said, “What if?” And most of us have said, “Oh yeah, that’s great.” It doesn’t need to be a big deal. I think it was Geena Davis who said, “How do you get more women in films? Cross out the cast list and make half the names women.”
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