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#waking the feminists

# waking-the-feminists - Monday 9 July, 2018

Gender-blind casting and unconscious bias training on the way for some major Irish theatre companies
# Waking The Feminists
# Waking The Feminists

Gender-blind casting and unconscious bias training on the way for some major Irish theatre companies

Jul 9th 2018, 9:14 AM 13,320 Views 73 Comments

The move comes after 18 months of work following the Waking the Feminists movement.

# waking-the-feminists - Wednesday 8 March, 2017

Fair City's Úna Kavanagh: 'I had a social welfare book called 'Unmarried Mother's Allowance''
# International Women's Day
# International Women's Day

Fair City's Úna Kavanagh: 'I had a social welfare book called 'Unmarried Mother's Allowance''

Mar 8th 2017, 7:30 PM 4,013 Views 45 Comments

Today, RTÉ will air an all female episode of Fair City, interlacing narratives of strong female characters, writes Úna Kavanagh.

# waking-the-feminists - Saturday 19 March, 2016

Waking the Feminists inspires documentary on gender inequality in the Irish arts
# Gender Inequality
# Gender Inequality

Waking the Feminists inspires documentary on gender inequality in the Irish arts

Mar 19th 2016, 11:15 AM 10,667 Views 133 Comments

We chatted to its makers.

# waking-the-feminists - Sunday 20 December, 2015

'Here, women seemed to be more wary of speaking out. That's changing now.'
# Women On Stage
# Women On Stage

'Here, women seemed to be more wary of speaking out. That's changing now.'

Dec 20th 2015, 9:15 AM 7,178 Views 24 Comments

Veteran theatre actress Eleanor Methven talks to us about her new role, Waking the Feminists, and women on stage.

# waking-the-feminists - Thursday 12 November, 2015

Here's the story behind this amazing photo of Meryl Streep supporting Irish women in theatre
# Waking The Feminists
From The Daily Edge
# Waking The Feminists

Here's the story behind this amazing photo of Meryl Streep supporting Irish women in theatre

Nov 12th 2015, 6:54 PM 6,803 Views 2 Comments

Good woman, Meryl <3

Fury, apologies, and calls for respect as feminists shake the Irish theatre world
# Waking The Feminists
# Waking The Feminists

Fury, apologies, and calls for respect as feminists shake the Irish theatre world

Nov 12th 2015, 5:36 PM 18,780 Views 172 Comments

An open meeting took place at the Abbey Theatre today.

# waking-the-feminists - Monday 9 November, 2015

Abbey Theatre admits its 2016 programme 'does not represent gender equality'
# Waking The Feminists
# Waking The Feminists

Abbey Theatre admits its 2016 programme 'does not represent gender equality'

Nov 9th 2015, 11:07 PM 18,515 Views 125 Comments

The statement today follows almost a week of campaigning for equality in the Irish theatre scene.