Female arts blog

All Female Production coming soon to London and Edinburgh

Class Productions present two one hour one act plays: Dances for Wolves and On the Bench written and directed by Kirsty Eyre with an all female cast.

The missing half of equal rights - men

There is an article in Uplifit Magazine about male feminists and if such a thing is possible? http://www.upliftmagazine.com/uplift/2010/06/man-friendly-feminism

In Their Place - female playwrights at The Finborough

The Finborough theatre have just completed a three month season of work by women playwrights
Fen by Caryl Churchill
Bed and Sofa by composer Polly Pen
And I And Silence by Naomi Wallace and
The December Man/L’homme de décembre by Colleen Murphy


Slut Walk

Women marching to wear what they want, with no apologies. They are NOT 'asking for it'


Student parents and childcare

There are no creche facilities at the University of London. I'm surprised there aren't any available or any childcare discounts for student parents in London (email me if you know otherwise)... will have to start a petition for this...watch this space.

Australians fighting for equal pay

My cousin in Australia alerted me to this court case for public sector workers- and the update is that equal remuneration was agreed. See the article in the link below for more details.

All Female Production of Titus Andronicus in June

The Inside of Out Theatre company are performing an all female production of Titus Andronicus at The Baron's Court Theatre, a fringe venue in London from 7 to 12 June 2011. For more information see link


One in nine women are raped in Congo

Disturbing report in Friday 13th's Metro about the sheer scale of raped women in Congo - found the article online in The Guardian