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Female playwrights made up 28% of content by living writers at the National Theatre in 2017/18, despite the organisation's ongoing target of 50% by...

Cardiff's Sherman Theatre has launched a new initiative to introduce young people to playwriting. The Introduction to Playwriting course, aimed at people aged 15 to...

Leading playwrights including Timberlake Wertenbaker, Charlotte Jones and Tanika Gupta are demanding theatre makes bigger strides to address the under-representation of female writers. They say...

Playwright Tanika Gupta has been announced the winner of the 2018 James Tait Black Prize for Drama. The £10,000 playwriting prize is presented annually by...

London's Theatre Royal Haymarket has announced the winners of its Pitch Your Play competition - which gives three young writers a platform on the...

Kirsty Osmon is making her Edinburgh Fringe debut with Awakening, a show exploring drink-spiking and the vulnerability of being a woman on a night...

In 1908, at the Criterion Restaurant in Piccadilly Circus, a group of actresses, creatives and theatremakers decided to form a group. In the beginning...

Writers creating work for the Royal Court, the National Theatre and the Royal Shakespeare Company are to see their minimum fees boosted by 1.5%. It...

Lakesha Arie-Angelo is resident director at Soho Theatre in London, where she has recently worked on Mary Laws’ Blueberry Toast and Vicky Jones’ The...
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