Not just because it was my first, that was a really good show. It’s hard to see why it hasn’t been revived – you may never even have heard of it. One would think feminists would embrace a story that involved the “dress reformer” Amelia Bloomer and a thinly disguised
That rig was intended to give women freedom of movement and simplify their lives. It’s not a theatrical exaggeration, either – here are a couple of genuine outfits, ready for your dressmaker to copy – if you have the courage!