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Dreamers

Where are the women who write musical theatre?

June 14, 2015 Comments Off on Where are the women who write musical theatre?

Why is there such a paucity of female writers in musical theatre? This was the title of an article by critic Mark Shenton in The Stage last year. A few weeks ago a female librettist and lyricist responded to this question. Now the writers, musical director and composer of Dreamers the Musical, premiering at Oldham Coliseum this week, have their say.

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Women Writers Need Women Writers

July 11, 2014 Comments Off on Women Writers Need Women Writers

When I first started writing this article I thought it was going to be about feminism and the modern woman, and how women writers struggle to get published.

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