Author Archives: 17Percent

About 17Percent

A campaign to get more plays by women playwrights onto UK stages.

Lucy Kirkwood’s Chimerica wins big at Oliviers

Congratulations to Lucy Kirkwood, whose play Chimerica won 5 awards at the Oliviers. Continue reading

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Minding the GAP

Introducing the GAP salon. Continue reading

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Interview with Karen Ardiff

Karen Ardiff talks about ‘In Skagway’. Continue reading

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In Skagway – Karen Ardiff’s award-winning play at the Arcola

‘In Skagway’ by Karen Ardiff currently playing at the Arcola. Continue reading

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A book for your bookcase

Review of PLAYS FOR TODAY BY WOMEN, published by Aurora Metro Books. Continue reading

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RETOLD – a fairytale festival without the happily ever after

RETOLD – a fairytale festival to see in London. Continue reading

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“Should I keep ‘Mum’?” Guest post by Roisin Rae of Prams In The Hall

Roisin Rae ponders the terminology of motherhood. Continue reading

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Prams In The Hall – children, creativity and chaos

About Prams In The Hall – a theatre company who encourages members to bring their children to rehearsal. Continue reading

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News from one of our regular She Writers

News from She Writes showcased writer Claire Booker. Continue reading

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‘We can’t do the house of Bernarda Alba forever…’

100 Great Plays for Women: A valuable resource for teachers, students and theatre-makers. Continue reading

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