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Body Politics at play in society and in The MAC as part of Imagine! Belfast festival

The power society has over women's bodies is the topical theme explored in Body Politics, to be performed at The MAC later this month, as part of the Imagine! Belfast festival. Producer, writer and director Jo Egan tells Gail Bell why it is necessary to keep the debate centre stage

Jo Egan at the Prime Cut rehearsal space in Belfast ahead of her Body Politics plays opening at The MAC. Picture by Hugh Russell
Gail Bell
BODY politics, as a concept, first interested Belfast-based producer, writer and director Jo Egan after her friend's daughter was banned from wearing shorts in the school playground – while [...]

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