The Shea Presents: Artemisia's Intent

The Shea Presents: Artemisia's Intent

Saturday, October 26, 2019, 7:30 pm until 8:30 pm
New York City based The Anthropologists stop at the Shea to perform ONE NIGHT ONLY as part of TheatreTruck's MotherSummit.

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Winner of “Best Solo Drama” (FRIGID Festival 2018), Artemisia’s Intent delivers a captivating physical performance to unearth the life, work and words of 17th century painter Artemisia Gentileschi. Inspired by every proclamation of ‘me too,’ The Anthropologists craft a startling portrait of a woman caught at the intersection of power, assault, and art.

“As Artemisia, [Mariah Freda] exudes a charismatic sense of fun and independence.” (Culture Catch)

"Artemisia’s Intent is a solid, timely piece" (Theatre is Easy)

"a strong performance by Mariah Freda, an excellent script and directing effort by Melissa Moschitto"(Hi! Drama)

"The Anthropologists charge forward with humor, intensity, and the madness of the moment." (The Theatre Times)

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

DOORS at 7PM/Show at 7:30pm


RUNNING TIME: 60 minutes, no intermission

ADVISORIES: sexual assault, adult content



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