Tag Archives: new writing

Women Centre Stage: Power Play

Sphinx Theatre’s Women Centre Stage Festival takes place 14-20 November 2016 at the Actors Centre and Hampstead Theatre and has a great lineup; workshops, discussions, live performances and new plays from some of the country’s leading names and most exciting … Continue reading

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Female writers, directors and performers experiment and innovate at RADA Festival

The RADA Festival returns to the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art this summer from 22 June – 2 July, with a programme including 30 different theatre companies and two one-off forum events. Graduates of the Academy will return to RADA to present … Continue reading

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Preview: 17Percent to present plays at the Rochester Literature Festival

Preview: 17Percent will present a trio of new plays inspired by Byron’s poem ‘The Dream’ for this year’s Rochester Literature festival. Continue reading

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Aleks Sierz on New Writing

In this very interesting article Aleks Sierz asks whether theatre writing is responding to the political and social climate and in what ways. ‘We should not expect them [playwrights] to be either politicians or social workers, but we should demand … Continue reading

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