The Vagina Monologues – Festival Theatre, The Studio

Play by Eve Ensler Information relating to the Edinburgh Rape Crisis Charity can be found at their website: https://www.ercc.scot Say it with me everyone: “Vagina”. Say it even louder for the men in the back. The Vagina Monologues, for all its criticism, may be one of the most influential theatrical texts ever put into production. … Continue reading The Vagina Monologues – Festival Theatre, The Studio

Women in Parliament – Lauriston Hall

Original Play - Aristophanes New Translation by Andrew Wilson Stage Director and Design by Michael Scott Tickets available for June 27th and 28th from Usher Hall at: http://www.usherhall.co.uk/whats-on/aristophanes-women-parliament In translating, an impressive feat, to begin with, Andrew Wilson does an exceptional job in capturing the original structure, satire and levity of Aristophanes Ecclesiazusae or Women … Continue reading Women in Parliament – Lauriston Hall

Valentina’s Galaxy @ Assembly Roxy

https://youtu.be/QwKwrDpgY6o Video rights: Frozen Charlotte Productions Produced by Frozen Charlotte Presented by Imaginate and Edinburgh International Science Festival Intended for viewers aged around two years old, Valentina’s Galaxy speaks in particular to girls in the audience. Inspired by the first woman in space, Valentina Tereshkova, and the first black woman in space, Mae C. Jemison, Frozen Charlotte’s … Continue reading Valentina’s Galaxy @ Assembly Roxy

Locker Room Talk @ Traverse Theatre

Writer: Gary McNair Director: Orla O’Loughlin Post Show facilitator: Dr Holly Davis There are few things more powerful than a word, spoken or otherwise. The championed word shouted on the streets and in the press can have the widest impact both for resistance and oppression. The most dangerous word is the one they didn’t want … Continue reading Locker Room Talk @ Traverse Theatre