Gloria: A Life

Gloria: A Life

Daryl Roth presents the world premiere of Gloria: A Life, a new play about Gloria Steinem as a symbol of past, present and future change, directed by Tony Award winner Diane Paulus and starring Oscar, Emmy and Golden Globe winner Christine Lahti.

(Photos by Joan Marcus​)

This show has now closed. See our list of theatre tickets for shows currently on sale.

Running time: 
2hrs (no intermission)
Categories: 
10 images
About Gloria: A Life:

Gloria: A Life weaves together personal and history-changing moments of the past fifty years, from consciousness among a few women, to the majority tipping point of national and global consciousness that we are now witnessing. Starting with Gloria's early adventures as a rare female reporter, the revelations of the play include stories of the people who inspired her and led her to inspire others.

By:
Emily Man
Producer:
Daryl Roth, Jenna Segal, Elizabeth Armstrong, Sally Horchow, Janet Kagen, and Alix Ritchie
Director:
Diane Paulus
Lighting:
Jeanette Yew
Sound:
Leah Gelpe
Design:
Amy Rubin
Costume:
Jessica Jahn
Cast list:
Christine Lahti (as Gloria Steinem until Jan 27), Patricia Kalember (as Gloria Steinem from Jan 29), DeLanna Studi (as Wilma Mankiller and others), Patrena Murray (as Florynce Kennedy and others), Joanna Glushak (as Bella Abzug and others), with Liz Wisan, Francesca Fernandez McKenzie, Fedna Jacquet, and Brittany K. Allen
Other info:
Projection Design by Elaine J. McCarthy
Gloria: A Life Performance Dates & Times
Previews from: 
October 2, 2018
Opening date: 
October 18, 2018
Closes: 
March 31, 2019
MatineeEvening
Monday--
Tuesday-7pm
Wednesday2pm8pm
Thursday-7pm
Friday-8pm
Saturday2pm8pm
Sunday3pm-

Performance schedules for all shows are subject to change.

Daryl Roth Theatre

Address:
20 Union Square East, New York, NY 10003
Nearest subway station:
14th Street - Union Square Station

Our Gloria: A Life Review

I wouldn’t describe Gloria: A Life, currently playing the Daryl Roth Theatre, as a conventional play, but then again, there’s absolutely nothing about the life of Gloria Steinem that’s conventional. Emily Mann’s Gloria: A Life is as thought-provoking, educational, inspirational and surprising as is Ms. Steinem herself. Although I occasionally questioned Ms. Mann’s style, her subject was so... Read more