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About 17Percent

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

Passionate, poetic, political playwright: interview with Sarah Hehir

Sarah Hehir is a Medway based poet and playwright whose first radio play, Bang Up, won the BBC Writers Prize in 2013. For the past two years she has collaborated with Sam Hall, 17Percent’s founder, to write short plays which … Continue reading

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Female Arts present Female Arts Scratch

New Female Arts scratch night. Continue reading

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Whoop’n’Wail Represents…

Whoop’n’Wail Represents… plays passing the Bechdel Test. Continue reading

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Plays from She Writes 27 October

Plays showcased on 27 October. Continue reading

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IdeasTap Underbelly Award 2014 winner Hiraeth tours Wales

Award-winning Hiraeth tours Wales. Continue reading

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Alison Mead’s new play at She Writes on 24 November

Alison Mead’s new play to be read at She Writes at Roundabout Nights. Continue reading

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Photos from The Spirit of my Dream

Photos from ‘The Spirit of my Dream’. Continue reading

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Dream rehearsals

Some preview photos from the rehearsal tonight! Come along on 4 October and see the full show. Continue reading

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She Wrote… 29 September

She Writes 29 September. Continue reading

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Cast for The Spirit of my Dream

The cast for The Spirit of my Dream Continue reading

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