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THE POWER PLAYS

BRAND NEW PLAYS BY WOMEN ON POWER

As the world rocks with fierce debate around gender politics we have brought together a group of the UK's most dynamic voices to explore the theme of power from the female perspective. Niellah Arboine (Gal Dem), Sharon Clark (Bruntwood Prize Judges Award), Vivienne Franzmann (Mogadishu, Pests, Bodies), Cordelia Lynn (Lela & Co), Suhaiymah Manzoor Khan (Roundhouse Poetry Slam Finalist) (Sabrina Mahfouz (A Little Bit of Luck), Atiha Sen Gupta (What Fatima Did, Counting Stars)   

The Power Plays will be available for anyone anywhere to download and perform free of charge until the end of June 2018. CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD THE PLAYS

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Theatre Uncut Political Playwriting Award 2018

presented in partnership with the Young Vic (London), the Traverse Theatre (Edinburgh) and the Sherman Theatre (Cardiff). Click here for more info

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From left to right Kwame Kwei-Armah, Emma Callander, Hannah Price, Orla O'Loughlin, Rachel O'Riordan. Image by The Other Richard.

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NEW PARTICIPANTS

Theatre Uncut creates communities across the world. If you have been part of a Theatre Uncut event in the past visit our brand new Mass Participation Map here and connect with other Uncutters all over the the globe here

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—  Lyn Gardner, the Guardian