Indian theatre company wants to bring down the curtain on fat shaming with plus-size actors

4 years ago
A theatre group in India is hoping to change perceptions of plus-size actors in the theatre world.  Not long after it was founded in 2017, The Big Fat Company produced Head 2 Head – a play based on a well-known Indian work that explores issues of appearance and identity.  The production in the Indian capital New Delhi is gaining attention as a global movement gets underway to counter unhealthy body image concepts by pushing for wider acceptance of “normal size” models in the fashion industry…