Under the gaze of Goebbels' Fire Raisers, songs of revolution, loss and exile chart the destruction of the Weimar Republic.
From 20s Weimar Cabaret of gay and feminist liberation A Berlin Kabaret transports us across the Atlantic to the damning propaganda of McCarthy’s America. The show includes powerful songs and chilling documentary testimony, set against a backdrop of the burning streets of Berlin, which reflect personal and political dilemmas that feel as sharply relevant now as they did when they were first written.
Women Centre Stage: Power Play was a whole day festival celebrating more and better roles for women.
Taking over every space in Hampstead Theatre on the 20th of November 2016, it featured writing by some of the UK's leading playwrights including Rebecca Lenkiewicz, April De Angelis, Charlene James, Winsome Pinnock, Howard Brenton and Vinay Patel. It also showcased new work by GRAEAE Theatre Company, Battleface by Sabrina Mahfouz and A Perfect Match by Tanika Gupta.