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Trip to the Theater: Wickedest Woman

  • WP Theater 2162 Broadway New York, NY, 10024 United States (map)
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Enjoy a night out at the WP Theater to see Wickedest Woman. Join us afterward for a talk-back and light refreshments!

$30 for members / $35 for non-members

More about the show: Wickedest Woman tells the true story of Ann Trow Lohman, a female doctor (midwife and abortionist) in New York City throughout the 1800’s. Known as Madame Restell, when Ann began performing abortions in 1838 they were legal in the United States and when she committed suicide almost 40 years later at the end of her career, they were illegal. Madame Restell became the face of evil that the anti abortion movement used to rally people to their cause. A gender bending cast of 7 actors tells this epic story of Ann’s rise to notoriety and her struggle to keep her life intact as the scrutiny and even physical danger became ever more intense.

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