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Fizzy Sherbet Podcast: showcasing plays by women writers

  Fizzy Sherbet is currently accepting submissions of short plays by women writers for their fantastic podcast. We caught up with co-founder, Tamara von Werthern, to tell us how the project has evolved from a pre-pandemic live reading event in Hackney to an Arts Council funded podcast…       “Little did I know what …

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Misfits by Lekha Desai Streaming at The Space

MISFITS – 29th June – 3rd July 2021 – LIVE PERFORMANCE and on-line streaming at The Space Theatre – Isle of Dogs, London A modern family comedy about Meera, a traditional Indian mother, with a status to maintain within her much-feared community steeped in old-fashioned values. To fit in, she sets out to find a bride via …

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Learn with London Playwrights -a new series of resources on theatre & playwriting

Learn with London Playwrights is a series of podcast style lectures, resources, and workshops covering all things theatre related! Want to find out more about your favourite musical? Fancy a discussion on Fleabag? Or want to brush up on Brecht? The Learn with London Playwrights series is for everyone! Maybe your background isn’t in theatre …

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An English Angst – a new political comedy drama in reaction to Brexit, written and created during lockdown

An English Angst – a new political comedy drama in reaction to Brexit, written and created during lockdown “An English Angst” tells the story of Charlotte, a Briton living in Frankfurt, Germany. Like many British people living in the EU, Charlotte has built a life for herself as a Briton and European. Now settled in …

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Q&A with the creators of TYPE! Bookmark magazine

Small is beautiful and never more so with dinky new writing magazine TYPE! When friends of LPW, George and Sarah Hamilton, told us about their new project, a free ‘bookmark magazine’ which aims to champion bold new writing and illustration, we couldn’t wait to find out more! With the first edition of TYPE! available now, …

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Theatre to Watch at Home: Digital Theatre Listings

We’ve put together a list of places that you can watch recorded and live theatre streamed online while you are sitting at home in quarantine. Hopefully this can give you the little dose of theatre you have been missing! With more exciting fringe theatre put online daily, we’ve added a separate list at the bottom, …

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Play Club 2020: The Selections

You can now watch this event on YouTube. Watch here: https://youtu.be/TFAyrVGjLv8 It’s free to watch but if you like what you see, donations are very welcome and help us to create more events like this!    Over the bizarre year that 2020 has been, we’ve been running our annual Play Club project. Writers get a …

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London Playwrights’ Workshop: NEW Zoom Workshops

After the success of the launch of our Zoom workshops in 2020,  we’re excited to bring you a selection of courses to take you into 2021!  Whilst we’d love to see you in person again soon (and when the time comes when we can run live events and courses again, we’ll be straight in there), …

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