Whether you liked her or not, if you lived in Wicker Park in the early 90s, you knew Patsy. She was a scenster, a prankster, a pretty good photographer, a terrible flirt. But not even she knew how dangerous her manic energy could be.
For more than 20 years, actors and crew members stayed silent about mistreatment they suffered at the acclaimed storefront theater. Now they’re speaking up, hoping to protect workers in non-Equity theaters across the country.