A conversation about the past, present and future of women’s playwriting in Scotland.
As we showcase three new plays by Scottish writers, all women, we invite you to a conversation about the past, present and future of women’s playwriting in Scotland. This online special event was chaired by the Guardian’s Arifa Akbar and featured some of the organisations championing these new works; Stellar Quines, Paines Plough, National Theatre Scotland, and the Women’s Prize for Playwriting.
Arifa Akbar – Chair
Ellie Keel – Producer; co-founder of Women’s Prize for Playwrighting
Hannah Lavery – Writer and Director of Lament for Sheku Bayoh
Katie Posner – Joint Artistic Director of Paines Plough and director on You Bury Me
Caitlin Skinner – Artistic Director of Stellar Quines Theatre Company and director on Hindu Times
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