Summary by Ground NewsGlobe Theatre to make Joan of Arc a non-binary character in new play. Lead role will be played by Isobel Thom, who also uses the pronouns "they/them." Theatre bosses of the London theatre say the play will "offer the possibility of another point of view." Joan of Arc achieved fame in France for her heroism as she led the French army in victory over England in 1429 during the Hundred Years' War.
Non-binary Joan of Arc play causes a stir as critics turn on depiction of cultural icon
Theatre bosses say the play, I, Joan - which charts the life of the French patron saint - will "offer the possibility of another point of view" when it arrives later this month.
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