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Recent articles

Female Arts friend scheme explained to Anne Diamond

On International Women's Day, Editor-In-Chief of Female Arts Wendy Thomson visited BBC radio Berkshire's studio to meet with Anne Diamond, community radio Blast 1386 and explained our friends scheme in Frost Magazine.

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SOUTHBANK CENTRE ANNOUNCES FIRST EVER CREATIVE INDUSTRIES AWARDS FOR WOMEN

Julia Peyton-Jones, Director, Serpentine Galleries and Paulette Randall, Theatre and Television Director and Playwright are honoured with a Lifetime Achievement Award and Bryony Kimmings, Live Artist, Playwright and Director received a Bold Moves Award. The awards, which will be presented annually at Southbank Centre’s WOW- Women of the World festival, will recognise significant achievements made by women in the arts, tech, music, film, games, media, fashion and advertising.

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Boil, Hen and Chickens Theatre - Review

Family dramas have a way of getting under the skin and none more so than those that deal with funerals. Deep seated resentments 'magically' rise to the surface and if honest opinions are stifled before/during the funeral service, they certainly flow in proportion to the amount of alcohol consumed afterwards.

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BUTTER, Vaults Festival - Review

We don’t want to celebrate.
We don’t want to condemn.
We just want a conversation.

Lady Junk Theatre

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FEMALE ARTS launches Friend Scheme as a #PledgeForParity

This International Women's Day become a Friend of Female Arts and #pledgeforparity #femaleartsfriend

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Significant Other Plus One, Tristan Bates Theatre - Review

Celebrating the fifth anniversary of Significant Other, the annual gender-neutral new writing event, The Pensive Federation this month has added another twist to the proceedings. With the addition of a third person to each of the short plays, the possibilities have opened up considerably and in my opinion, the plays work even better than before.

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Mmm Hmmm - Theatre Review

There is a power that comes with freedom and by the end, these women use their voices and their bodies not as a sigh of relief but as a long and glorious and uplifting roar for people who have found their voice and celebrate it with all their might. Verity Standen at South Street Arts Centre, Reading

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Interview with Kate Webster: RED Women's Theatre Awards finalist playwright

Kate Webster is a writer and director who has writen a series of pieces that use personal stories to explore big scientific ideas. With 'Gone' Kate is a finalist playwright in the inaugural RED Women's Theatre Awards showcase this Sunday 6th March at the Greenwich Theatre, London.

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Interview with Cassiah Joski-Jethi: RED Women's Theatre Awards finalist playwright

Cassiah Joski-Jethi is a writer, director and actor in both film and theatre. With 'Under My Thumb' Cassiah Joski-Jethi is a finalist playwright in the inaugural RED Women's Theatre Awards showcase this Sunday 6th March at the Greenwich Theatre, London.

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Interview with Sian Rowland - RED Women's Theatre Awards finalist playwright

Sian Rowland was a primary school deputy head, then a local authority adviser and is now a freelance trainer. With 'Spurn The Dust' Sian Rowland is a finalist playwright in the inaugural RED Women's Theatre Awards showcase this Sunday 6th March at the Greenwich Theatre, London.

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