The Politics of Women
Within the dance profession, especially in big companies, there is a serious issue that needs to be addressed with regard to hiring female dance makers to the top jobs. That issue is diminished and trivialised when those in positions of influence make stupid comments about babies, marriage and insecurity that paint women as a teen movie cliches unable to cope with the harsh realities of the world.
Published in Editorial on October 27, 2008 4:59 PM
Public subsidy of the arts is a broken toy, but let's fix the problems, not kill the idea! Fixing the problems is a harder job and it's a job worth doing.