A panel of theatre practitioners at this year’s Edinburgh Showcase discusses how to market new projects and the importance of developing relationships between artist and audience.
The UK theatre scene has for a long time had a reputation centred on Shakespeare. Two of the UK's most eminent critics and self-professed theatre addicts, Lyn Gardner (The Guardian) and Donald Hutera (The Times), talk at this year's Edinburgh Showcase about how the scene has changed.
We interviewed award-winning Georgian playwright Lasha Bugadze about his new play 'The President Has Come to See You' – currently on at London's Royal Court Theatre. He tells us how war affects a people and its artists, among other things.‘The President Has Come to See You’ opened last night at the Royal Court Theatre. What is it about? The play
Roadkill tells the story of a young girl who is the victim of sex-trafficking. Chicago Shakespeare Theater executive director Criss Henderson reflects on the site-specific play’s US debut in a Chicago flat over the weekend. Seeing Roadkill for the first time at the 2010 Edinburgh Festival Fringe was unlike any other theatrical experience I’ve had—ever. Feeling confined, trapped and disoriented in
First-time playwright Clare Dwyer Hogg describes what it felt like to work with the storied Field Day Theatre Company to produce her first play, Farewell, one of the projects in the British Council Northern Ireland's partnership with the UK City of Culture 2013, Derry-Londonderry.
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