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Feature: Bitch Boxer – “I just wanted to know what it was like. To hit and be hit.”

Posted on 09 April 2014 by Lee Anderson

When I ask Charlotte Josephine how she began writing for the stage, she tells me her primary motivation was one of frustration. While auditioning for drama schools, she became increasingly dissatisfied with the lack of monologues available for women and decided to do something about it: “I used to write my own and say that […]

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Feature: A Taste of Honey – with some bite

Posted on 20 March 2014 by Conori Bell-Bhuiyan

Shelagh Delaney’s A Taste of Honey was a landmark in British theatre – one of the ‘kitchen sink’ dramas that revolutionised theatre as an art form – and drew on issues of race, class and sexuality that were both incredibly contemporary and controversial for a piece written in the late 50s. It’s also a play that’s […]

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Feature: Incoming Festival preview – Move to Stand

Posted on 14 March 2014 by Emma Struthers

Times aren’t getting an easier for aspiring young writers. But if you keep your networks active and immerse yourself in an idea you’re passionate about, then you might just get somewhere – that’s what I take away from meeting Move to Stand theatre company. Fresh out of rehearsals for the upcoming show Fat Man, a […]

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Feature: Straight from the director’s mouth – 27 mins with Gbolahan Obisasan

Posted on 08 March 2014 by Rachel St John

Jackie Sibblies Drury’s cleverly titled play We are proud to present a presentation about the Herero of Namibia, formerly known as South-West Africa, from the German SudWest Afrika, between the years 1884 and 1915, took the US by storm, becoming part of a growing trend of exploring Africa, its past and its culture. The show has now […]

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