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Just 14% of primetime TV dramas are written by women, a new report has found. It also reveals that less than a third - 28%...

Romola Garai, Shirley Henderson and Siobhan Finneran are among actors taking part in a BBC project marking 100 years of suffrage, in partnership with...

Navel-gazing, solipsistic, self-indulgent. These are all adjectives commonly used to describe a one-person show. When it comes to a one-woman show, the adjectives get...

Actor Monica Dolan has called on the theatre and TV to better support female writers, claiming organisations are currently too focused on ticking boxes. Dolan,...

Alice Birch has won the 2018 Susan Smith Blackburn Prize for her play Anatomy of a Suicide. It was the third time the British playwright...

Outgoing English National Opera chief executive Cressida Pollock has claimed she was “publicly trashed” when her appointment was announced three years ago. Pollock, who was...

Theatre figures including directors Vicky Featherstone and Phyllida Lloyd have been recognised at the Southbank Centre's Women in the Creative Industries Awards. It is the...

A new organisation aiming to support women and parents working in opera is being launched. SWAP’ra has been set up by five female artists to...

Royal Court artistic director Vicky Featherstone and director Phyllida Lloyd have been nominated for an award that honours women who have championed equality in...
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