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BBC COMMITS TO 50:50 GENDER CASTING BY 2020

The Stage, April 201

 

The BBC has pledged that at least 50% of lead roles will be played by women in all genres by 2020.  

 

 

'GLASS CEILING' FOR WOMEN IN BRITISH THEATRE: SHOWS BY FEMALE PLAYWRIGHTS ARE IN SMALLER VENUES HAVE SHORTER RUNS AND CHEAPER TICKETS

The Telegraph, May 2016

 

Female playwrights are suffering from a "glass ceiling" that sees their work staged in smaller theatres , for shorter runs and lower ticket prices than their male peers, a report has found.  

 

 

 

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If you missed it the first time get down to the Wyndhams Theatre to see the transfer of

PEOPLE, PLACES  AND THINGS running until the 18th June

 

We'll also be going to see

OPHELIAS ZIMMER at the Royal Court on until 21st May

 

Sphinx Supports

 

We support the hugely diverse workshop programme at the Actors Centre and are thrilled to announce that after being Guest Curators last season our Artistic Director Sue Parrish will be returning to run another workshop.

Exploring Women's Roles 
May 20th 2016 10.30am - 5.30pm 

So if you're a member of the Actors Centre, book yourself a place and we look forward to seeing you there!  

 

 

 

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