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Recent articles

RUN by Engineer Theatre - Review

Depth, dynamics and a wonderfully physical and intelligent production. New Diorama Theatre, London until 9th April

Author's review: 
4

Thick as Thieves Theatre present TWELFTH NIGHT

Gender Equal Performance at The Hope Theatre, London 12 – 30 April

Author's review: 
0

The Rules of Inflation, Theatre N16 - Review

Devised by Balloons Theatre, The Rules of Inflation at Theatre N16 uses metaphor, satire and a number of other tools to obliquely show the various facets of politics across the globe.

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0

Interview: Tabitha Mortiboy

Tabitha Mortiboy’s second full length play, Beacons, is about to open at The Park Theatre, London. Last week Female Arts’ Amie Taylor chatted to her about her career and the play.

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Variety of Kings, Star of Kings - Review

Compered by Katie Prichard, comedy event Variety of Kings continues to go from strength to strength at its home at the Star of Kings pub in King's Cross. Again, six very different acts graced the stage, appealing to people of diverse sense of humour, with half the acts split between men and women.

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Thick as Thieves on gender balance and their next production: Twelfth Night

Twelth Night show image

Nicky Diss and Thomas Judd are Thick as Thieves in more ways than one - married to each other as well as partners in the company. Nicky talks about their forthcoming production of Twelfth Night (in which they are partners in the cast) and another forthcoming production of a more personal kind.

Author's review: 
0

Young Harts Writing Festival with Lyric Hammersmith

Young writers vs Professionals – Ten Plays, Two nights who will win?
Lyric Hammersmith, London 8th & 9th April 2016

Author's review: 
0

A Midsummer Night's Dream, Pleasance Theatre - Review

Emma Rice, the artistic director of the Globe Theatre, was recently quoted as saying that she feels a responsibility to address gender imbalances in Shakespeare plays. Fringe theatre companies have long been at the forefront of 'open' casting, with groups such as the Merely Players and Smooth Faced Gentlemen adopting gender-balanced or all-female productions. Of all the plays to lend itself so readily to gender fluidity and exchanges of identity, it is A Midsummer Night's Dream.

Author's review: 
4

CANCEL THE SUNSHINE, Hope Theatre - Review

How was your weekend? Really?  Not bending the truth a bit?

Written by Chantelle Dusette and directed by Scott Le Crass, Cancel The Sunshine is an intimate portrayal of a woman who feels out of step with the world around her.

Author's review: 
5

King’s Head Theatre Spring Season Announcement

UK premiere of award-winning Australian drama headlines new season featuring Edinburgh cabaret transfers, the first major revival of Howard Brenton’s Christie In Love and Penelope Skinner's Eigengrau at Kings Head Theatre's spring season May-July 2016

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