Tuesday, 19 March 2013

I don't want to be a princess, I want to be a...

Last week saw the first of three 'Future Perfect? Radical Women' discussions at The Royal Exchange. As part of the Theatre’s 'Truth about Youth' programme (supported by the Co-operative Foundation), young women aged 14-21 have been invited to come and take part in this free mini project debating, discussing and meeting the radical women of today.

In week 1 the girls were considering career choices. They were asked to complete the following statement:'I don't want to be a princess, I want to be a...' From truck drivers to neuroscientists the images below offer an insight into the ambitions of this group of women. Find out more about these events here: http://www.royalexchange.co.uk/event.aspx?id=690 and look out for future posts about the discussions.