Creature by Heidi Schreck
October 11–13, 2018
Yale Repertory Theatre
After being pestered by devils for more than half a year, Margery Kempe – new mother, mayor’s daughter, and proprietress of a highly profitable beer business – is liberated from her torment by a vision of Jesus Christ. Should we trust the new Margery, with her fasting and her weeping and her chastity fixation, or burn her with the other heretics?
Founded in 2007, the Women’s Global Empowerment Fund provides women in northern Uganda access to microcredit loans, business and leadership development training, literacy, and health initiatives.The Women’s Global Empowerment Fund strives to develop programs that produce reductions in poverty and the marginalization of women and their families by providing economic, social, and political opportunities for sustainability and self-determination. Investing in women and families, by creating a social network, helps women build livelihoods and address inequality.