Looking for Lilith http://wfpl.org en Portrait of the Feminist as a Nude: Looking for Lilith's Comedy 'Body Awareness' Satisfies http://wfpl.org/post/portrait-feminist-nude-looking-liliths-comedy-body-awareness-satisfies <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">If there’s any setting that's easy to gently satirize, it’s the progressive college campus in the throes of an earnest social campaign. Sun, 11 May 2014 14:54:07 +0000 Erin Keane 9323 at http://wfpl.org Portrait of the Feminist as a Nude: Looking for Lilith's Comedy 'Body Awareness' Satisfies Feminist Theatre Company Opens Annie Baker's 'Body Awareness' at U of L http://wfpl.org/post/feminist-theatre-company-opens-annie-bakers-body-awareness-u-l <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">It’s Body Awareness Week at the fictional Vermont college at the center of Annie Baker’s play "Body Awareness," and a professor’s nontraditional household is thrown into upheaval by a visiting photographer’s female nude portraits.&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Looking for Lilith&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Theatre</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;Company opens "Body Awareness," a</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;comedy about sexuality, identity and political correctness,</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;" Mon, 05 May 2014 10:58:11 +0000 Erin Keane 9252 at http://wfpl.org Feminist Theatre Company Opens Annie Baker's 'Body Awareness' at U of L Good Girls Don't: Play Explores Victorian Female Photographer's Life and Work http://wfpl.org/post/good-girls-dont-play-explores-victorian-female-photographers-life-and-work <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">In the Victorian era, genteel young ladies were expected to be proficient in those arts considered appropriately feminine , like sketching, singing and dancing. But photography, with its bulky, messy equipment, wasn't thought a suitable hobby for a young lady. Alice Austen (1866-1952) was a bit of a rebel, though. Mon, 25 Feb 2013 12:00:00 +0000 Erin Keane 4158 at http://wfpl.org Good Girls Don't: Play Explores Victorian Female Photographer's Life and Work Female Cast Brings Shakespeare Into New Light http://wfpl.org/post/female-cast-brings-shakespeare-new-light <p>Looking for Lilith Theatre Company opens an all-female production of William Shakespeare’s “Much Ado About Nothing” this week, setting the merry war-between-the-sexes romantic comedy in the days following the end of World War I.</p><p>The production opens Thursday and runs through October 13 in the new downstairs mainstage space at the Alley Theater in Butchertown’s The Pointe (1205 E. Washington St.).</p> Mon, 01 Oct 2012 10:00:00 +0000 Erin Keane 1825 at http://wfpl.org Female Cast Brings Shakespeare Into New Light Looking for Lilith Celebrates 10 Years with Motherhood Play http://wfpl.org/post/looking-lilith-celebrates-10-years-motherhood-play <p style="padding: 0px; margin-bottom: 1.571em; color: rgb(17, 17, 17); line-height: 22px; ">Louisville&rsquo;s Looking for Lilith Theatre Company celebrates a decade of productions with a staged reading of a new play, &ldquo;Becoming Mothers,&rdquo; and a revue of old favorites titled &ldquo;10 Years, 7 Stories.&rdquo; The shows open Thursday and run in repertory at The Bard&rsquo;s Town through June 10.</p> Tue, 29 May 2012 10:00:00 +0000 Erin Keane 439 at http://wfpl.org