Lisa Wolpe: Liberating Your Professional and Personal Life from the “Gender Box”

When: 28.11.2016 - 16:00 - 18:00
Where:  Americké centrum, Tržiště 13, Praha 1 – Malá Strana


Main image Lisa Wolpe

Internationally acclaimed LGTB activist, theatre artist, actor, and director Lisa Wolpe, will give a free lecture on her mission to liberate her professional and personal life from the “gender box” of expectations, offering a unique and powerful perspective of courage, resilience and hope against her family’s background of war, suicide and despair eating change.

In Prague with the Prague Shakespeare Company to perform her international smash hit Shakespeare and the Alchemy of Gender at Divadlo Kolowrat on 19 & 21 November at 7pm, Wolpe will also take questions from the audience and conduct a Q&A session after the lecture.

Shakespeare and the Alchemy of Gender has played in London at the historic Rose Playhouse as well as Provincetown Women’s Theater Festival, Los Angeles (Whittier College, The Miles Playhouse, Skylight Theater, UCLA), SpringWorks Festival, Stratford Ontario; Vancouver, B.C.; Chicago, Hope College, MI, Richmond Shakespeare Company, Colorado Shakespeare Festival, San Francisco Shakespeare Festival, Shakespeare’s Birthplace, Stratford-Upon-Avon, U.K.; Orlando Shakespeare Theater, FL, and Tulane University.