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Live discussion and Booklaunch 50 WOMEN IN THEATRE

Oct 3, 2021, 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm


50 Women In Theatre is a new book which celebrates early female pioneers and legends through to the rule breakers and women in theatre today.

This exclusive launch event features five of the book’s contributors in a lively discussion on how to rebuild a new kind of theatre with cultural equity, diversity, and a level playing field for all.

Panellists include Shakespeare’s Globe Artistic Director Michelle Terry, founder of Blackstage UK Gabrielle Brooks, award-winning playwright Bryony Lavery, and Artistic Director of New Earth Theatre Kumiko Mendl. The event is chaired by Dr Susan Croft, writer and curator of Unfinished Histories.

50 Women In Theatre is published by Supernova Books, an imprint of Aurora Metro.

Books available at a special launch price of £20 with ticket.