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
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)
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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.