Guest Feature: Three Generations of Women - Beccy Smith

The idea for Broken Leg Theatre's Three Generations of Women grew out of a conversation in the pub between co-directors and writers of the play, Alice Trueman and Anna Jefferson. Over several pints they discussed the shifting challenges women have faced over the course of the last 100 years - how such progress has been achieved, but carrying with it a shadow of regression when it comes to the representation of women in the media, for instance.

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Running to Catch Up - Guest Feature by Charlotte Watson (Playing Caroline in Engineer Theatre Collective’s RUN this Spring)

Engineer Theatre Collective powered by two female producers, the collective is a true collaboration across disciplines and genders. RUN is a tale of young investment bankers desperately pursuing a career.

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Tinned Goods at Greenwich Theatre - Guest Feature

On Wednesday 30 March, the national touring production of Fiona Whitelaw’s TINNED GOODS calls in at Greenwich Theatre as part of the venue’s season celebrating female theatre makers. Whitelaw explains why it was so important to tell this tale of the miners’ strike from the perspective of the miners’ wives…

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Female Arts Highlights of 2015

and happy new year! A belated post to reflect on a busy and fantastic 2015

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Borderland - Guest Feature

Borderland – ‘The creative process of an all-female collaboration to give a louder voice to women's mental health'. Guest feature by Mary Steadman, the Artistic Director of Red Room Productions.

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Female Entrepreneurs in the Arts Need Funding

One hundred women took part in our survey aimed at female entrepreneurs in the arts run as part of Global Entrepreneurship Week. The results of the Thames Valley Arts and Business Collision survey in partnership with Female Arts, are in.

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RED Women's Theatre Awards - new annual playwrighting award for women

in association with Female Arts and Greenwich Theatre. Seeking one act script submissions from female playwrights.

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Women of the Future awards celebrating 10 Years

The Women of the Future awards celebrate the achievements of pioneering young women (under 35) who are the potential leaders of the future. This seems to be, if not in name, a feminist event with the motivation to increase the numbers of women in STEM, business and politics and to improve equality of parenting.

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Poet Sarah de Nordwall’s '50 Poems for My 50th Birthday' by Sarah Myers

What is the correlation between tourist guiding and poetry? Like the tourist guide who must knit together history, culture and place, I believe that poets make use of the same principles laid down by the father of heritage interpretation, Freeman Tilden.

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'Baby Face' by Katy Dye @ Camden People's Theatre

A new performance by emerging theatre artist, Katy Dye.

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