PUTTING WOMEN CENTRE STAGE...
hereThe debate on gender inequality in British theatres is raging!
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Sphinx are thrilled to announce more dates for A Berlin Kabaret!
Did you miss A Berlin Kabaret at the SOHO Downstairs last year? Well hopefully you will be as pleased as us that we are remounting as part of the Brighton Fringe Festival this year .
Dates: 13th ,14th and 16th May
Venue: The Warren.
Lady Gaga meets Brecht in this walk on the wild side of the twentieth century avant- garde! A cabaret presentation of lyrical anti-war songs by Bertolt Brecht and Hanns Eisler. Five star performers sing songs of revolution, love and exile asking Whose tomorrow is tomorrow and whose earth is the earth? Rebellious and beautiful, these songs still resonate powerfully.
GET YOUR TICKETS HERE NOW!
TO SEE A SYNOPSIS AND PHOTOS FROM A BERLIN KABARET'S LAST OUTING GO TO OUR PRODUCTION PAGE
Our friends at Birds Eye View Film Festival open next week!
For the first time they've made it possible for everyone to view the opening night of the festival!
Tune in to Curzon Home Cinema on the 8th April to see this UK Premiere.
Sphinx celebrates as part of the WOW Festival 2014
Thankyou to all those that joined us at the Royal Festival Hall on Wednesday to celebrate the last year of theatrical success for women and the future for Sphinx. We had a marvellous time with speakers Bea Campbell OBE and Dame Harriet Walter. Including the unveiling of our Sphinx Test , inspired by the Bechdel Test.
To read more click here
Don't miss another chance to see Home created by Nadia Fall in The Shed at the National Theatre. Running until 30th April 2014.
- The End of Equality: a new book by Beatrix Campbell
In “The End of Equality”, renowned feminist Beatrix Campbell argues that even as the patriarchy has lost some of its legitimacy, new inequalities are emerging in our culture
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- An interesting online database of West End Plays by women, produced between 1917 and 1960. In that period there were NINE HUNDRED AND TWENTY-TWO! This fabulous list was compiled by Maggie Gale. Click here to access.
- Dave Berns has put together a list of US companies and theatres who are actively seeking submissions by or about women. You can take a look here.