Supporting creative work by women
The latest news about women on stage and screen from around the world:
ICYMI: A lovely profile on Ummiye Kocak (pictured above) and her rural Turkish women’s theater troupe Arslankoy Women’s Theatre Group by Al Arabiya English.
The Future: The Hollywood Reporter reports on a fantastic mentoring and scholarship program for young women. Read to the bottom. I dare you not to be moved by high school senior Citlali’s letter to her mentor.
ICYMI, Part 2: Terrific piece by The Globe and Mail about gender parity in Canadian filmmaking.
Opportunity: Nora’s Playhouse, a theater company devoted to producing women’s work in New York and Alabama, has an open call for its monthly reading salon in New York City. Check out guidelines for submission HERE.