Category Archives: United Kingdom

14 Jun 2018

TWB Digest #349

Greetings!from the Introduction to From Obote to Obote   by Akena Adoko "The past must be known and studied Not for the purpose of comparing And contrasting it to the present But because it led to the present." The British Council...

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17 Jan 2018

TWB Digest #234 January 17, 2018 Issue.

TWB Digest #234 January 17, 2018 Issue. Quote of the week "To live a creative life, we must lose our fear of being wrong." -- Joseph Chilton PearceHappy 2018 Theatre Folk, We’re back at the start of a promising New...

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16 Sep 2016

Arts & Social Practice Fellowship (US & UK)

The Arts and Social Practice Fellowship is a reciprocal exchange program with our US partners offering fellowship grants to socially-engaged artists in the US and UK. Fellows are offered residencies of 2-3 weeks with host organizations in the US and...

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28 Apr 2015

Juggling Theatre-Making and Parenthood

“This year is our 10-year anniversary so we thought, ‘lets do 10 shows’, which is obviously a very sensible thing to do with two small children.” Poppy Burton-Morgan runs Metta Theatre along with her husband, the designer Will Reynolds. I’m...

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27 Mar 2015

Call for Proposals for ARTIS Collaboration in Research Training

Call for Proposals for ARTIS Collaboration in Research Training 2nd Round of Calls in 2015 Deadline for submission of applications: 31 July 2015 The ARTIS (Advancing Research in Translation and Interpreting Studies) initiative offers training designed to help researchers in...

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18 Nov 2014

Belarus Free Theatre’s November Newsletter

Belarus Free Theatre's November NewsletterBelarus Free Theatre have just returned from Rome and Modena where Red Forestwas performed at the VIE and Le Vie Dei Festivals. We are looking forward to the premiere of our next production, Time of Women, in Belarus.We are excited to announce that we...

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18 Nov 2014

COMPANY OF WOLVES: Winter Training 2015, APPLY!

COMPANY OF WOLVES: Winter Training 2015, APPLY!ABOUT USEwan is an award-winning director, writer and performer specialising in improvisation, physical and devised theatre. He is joint artistic director of Company of Wolves, and was a member of Poland's renowned Song of...

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5 Aug 2014

Cultural Boycott in Edinburgh Fringe

Cultural Boycott in Edinburgh Fringe"Kate Wilson" katecwilson Incubator Theatre company, which is partly funded by the Israeli government, has had its whole run at the Edinburgh Fringe cancelled after protests disrupted the first preview of its show,writes Thom Dibdin. The...

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3 Jul 2014

Performers Without Borders – Applications for 2015 Tours NOW OPEN! United Kingdom

Performers Without Borders - Applications for 2015 Tours NOW OPEN! United KingdomWe are now accepting applications for our 2015 tours and feel that your organisation and network of performers and teachers may be interested in the chance to join PWB. ...

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6 Jun 2014

British Council: Arts USA Bulletin

British Council: Arts USA BulletinJune 2014 Upcoming British Council EventsShowcasing Art Form InnovationRapid Pulse International Performance Art FestivalJune 5-8 and 12-15:  Defibrillator Gallery, ChicagoWe are pleased to support three highly influential British artists who will represent the UK in the Rapid Pulse International Performance...

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11 Feb 2014

A special invitation from Playwrights’ Studio, Scotland – 15 & 16 March 2014

8. A special invitation from Playwrights' Studio, Scotland - 15 & 16 March 2014 Writing for the stage in Scotland: What future do we want? A special Open Space event at CCA, Glasgow Saturday 15 & Sunday 16 March 2014 ...

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10 Oct 2013

University College London Theatre Translation Forum

The UCL Theatre Translation Forum is a new initiative designed to create a meeting space for academic researchers and theatre practitioners to explore interdisciplinary themes in drama/theatre research and discuss issues relating to the theatrical presentation of translated performance. This...

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11 Jun 2013

forum theatre with young people – International (specifically UK, USA and Brazil)

I’ve recently been awarded a Winston Churchill Fellowship to spend time with organisations that are using forum theatre with marginalised young people around the world. The trip aims to strengthen and develop the practice of students and arts practitioners working...

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5 Mar 2013


EFA announces Ateliers for Young Festival Managers 2013/2014: express your interest. Following the intense experience of five Ateliers for Young Festival Managers  in Görlitz (2006), Varna (2009), Singapore (May 2011), Izmir (October 2011) and Ljubljana(October 2012), the European Festivals Association (EFA) is delighted to announce the next three editions...

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12 Dec 2012

Translation Symposium Reading the Target: Translation as Translation

Registration is now open for the Postgraduate Translation Symposium Reading the Target: Translationas Translation. We welcome submissions for presentations before 7 December 2012. Further details are available on the Symposium  webpage: Keynote Speakers: Professor Jean Boase-Beier (University of East Anglia), Dr...

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28 Aug 2012


LEARN MORE ABOUT HOW TO GET YOUR SHOW TO NEXT YEAR'S EDINBURGH FESTIVAL: ASSEMBLY: Performers 2012 Assembly runs the most successful and prestigious venues at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe. Established 32 years ago, Assembly is world renowned for producing...

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19 Jun 2012

Literary translation course

Call for participants: Literary translation course August 27 - Sept 1, 2012 Arvon Foundation/British Centre for Literature Translation In partnership with Arvon, which Poet Laureate Carol Ann Duffy calls “the single most important organization for sharing and exploring creative writing...

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3 Apr 2012

Call for participants: British Centre for Literary Translation Summer School

  University of East Anglia, Norwich, United Kingdom 22-27 July 2012 The British Centre for Literary Translation Summer School, now in its 12th year, runs July 22-27 in Norwich (UK). This is a fabulous opportunity to work with not only...

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31 Jan 2012

The Clore Leadership Programme – Fellowships

Fellowships - Programme overview Programme overview Programme content Money matters Specialist Fellowships Consortium-supported Fellowships FAQ How to apply International Scholarships Evaluation About the Fellowship Programme Applications for 2012/13 Fellowships are now open and close 24 February 2012. Since 2004, the...

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27 Sep 2011

The International Student Drama Festival is coming

We are currently seeking applications for the International Student Drama Festival (ISDF) taking place in Sheffield, England June 22-30 2012.  It’s shaping up to be a great event and we are especially pleased to have been selected to be part...

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