Compelling drama inspired by true tales
Social justice is their mission and emotionally charged theatre is their game. Arethusa Speaks makes its New York debut with They Call Me Arethusa. The powerful play, which enjoyed acclaimed runs in Charleston and Philly, lays bare the damage wreaked by domestic violence. Poetry and artful storytelling weave true-life tales together.
In such a small space, with only herself and the voices of survivors, and with so few elements of flash, McClellan manages to captivate, inform and subtly provoke the audience to consider. It’s a subject that could easily go astray, but McClellan’s got t