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Activists for Gender Equality in the Arts since 2011.

Female Arts magazine is a gender equality publication, our office is at the South Street Arts Centre in Reading, UK. We also produce new writing performances and run creative writing workshops see: About Us

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Recent articles

Escaped Alone - Review

The Royal Court’s visually striking production of Caryl Churchill’s play at B

Author's review: 
4

Book Review - All Change Please: A Practical Guide to Achieving Gender Equality in Theatre by Lucy Kerbel

Lucy Kerbel's enthusiastic and encouraging guide to achieving Gender Equality in theatre.

Author's review: 
5

Roald Dahl’s Fantastic Mr Fox (Tour) – Theatre Review

A colourful and playful romp that doesn't shy away from some of Dahl's gruesome ideas.

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4

Junkyard - Bristol Old Vic and Headlong

(Excerpt of an interview with Jeremy Herrin [Director of Headlong], Jack Thor

Author's review: 
5

Othello review - Tobacco Factory, Bristol

The latest Shakespeare at the Tobacco Factory production of Othello feels discomfortingly relevant.

Author's review: 
4

Violence or the murder of anyone is never ok to laugh at - Feature

This business, on their most popular social media platform, shared a rather revolting meme on Valentine’s Day which poked fun at violence towards sex workers, claiming: “What’s the difference between your job and a dead prostitute? Your job still sucks!”

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0

That Face, by Polly Stenham - Review

Artistic Director, Anna Friend, develops delicate nuances of sensitivity within her young actors, as their unstable world moves into greater turmoil.

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4

La Strada – Theatre Review (Tour)

Poetry seeps from every corner in this atmospheric theatrical take on Fellini's masterpiece.

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4

Feminism in Burlesque - Guest Feature

The Scarlet Vixens are an engaging, diverse and multifaceted dance, burlesque and performing arts troupe based in Reading who offer workshops in body confidence.

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0

The Red Shoes – Dance Review

This sumptuous piece will leave your head swimming with symbolism and tragic beauty.

Author's review: 
5

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