For Some…The Future Was Female: 2 Reinvented Icons

  Hopefully, with a lot of numerousness, the truer story of women in history and the arts will continue.  #MeToo and COVID partially started this reckoning, and these two recent works are a sampling While these icons experienced struggle, they were white and privileged.  There are plenty of reasons to stop right there, but their accomplishments - one documented, one speculative - led to a greater goods for all.  Creativity is a non-gender specific word.   New Camerata Opera's production of The Infinite Energy of Ada Lovelace by Kamala Sankaram.   April 7-10, 2022. Dixon Place Theater (161A Chrystie Street, NYC) Augusta Ada King, Countess of Lovelace (1815-1852)'s backstory