National Theatre of Scotland’s Scenes for Survival launched last night with an extract from Fibres by Frances Poet.
The short film A Mug’s Game was directed by Louise Shephard and featured Jonathan Watson performing a monologue from Fibres, a co-production by Stellar Quines and Citizen’s Theatre which toured in 2019. The film was
We are excited to launch our new Mini Make Do & Mend for artists to explore and experiment in response to the theme of ‘transformation’.
This opportunity is part of our COVID-19 response. There is a maximum fund of £500 available per successful proposal.
What amazing ideas could you develop on
Stellar Quines are partnering with YWCA Scotland – The Young Women’s Movement, Feminist Fringe and The List to tackle gender imbalance in theatre writing Read more
The Stellar Quines team is offering support and advice to artists during these unprecedented and difficult times. Read more
We are putting a call out for submissions for the seventh instalment of our creative writing series, Letters to… Read more
Stellar Quines are seeking a talented and skilled person to fill the important role of General Manager for a fixed term period of maternity cover. Read more
The National Theatre of Scotland has today announced further details of its online activity during the current COVID-19 crisis, including a call-out for writers as part of its Scenes for Survival programme of online work, as well as further artists joining the project.
Scenes for Survival is a new season of
On the 16th March the UK Government announced new measures in response to the COVID-19 Pandemic. As a result Stellar Quines have made the decision to close. We are gutted to have to postpone all activities for a future date, but understand the importance of doing our bit to support each other. We are still working on planned future activities. Further info… Read more
INTERNATIONAL WOMEN’S DAY
March 8, 2020
An equal world is an enabled world. How will you help forge a gender equal world?
Celebrate women’s achievement. Raise awareness against bias. Take action for equality.
In celebration of #IWD2020 we’re releasing our latest #lettersto ‘women of the future’.
Here are some other ways
International Woman’s Day: Remembering the Past and the strive for the Future: an article by Ivy Edwards our work placement in March 2020.
Equality should not be something we should have to fight for. The right to be acknowledged. The right to be heard. The right to feel like our contributions
Ivy is on work placement with us throughout March finding out more about working in a producing theatre company. This will include writing some pieces for the website so you’ll hear more from her soon. Here’s a little introduction:
Graduating from the University of Brighton with a BA Hons in English
To celebrate this year’s International Women’s Day we have chosen the letter – ‘To Isobelle’ written by Jassy Earl in response to our Letters To…Women of the Future Provocation. An intimate and familial letter ‘To Isobelle’ is a beautiful and poignant portrayal of a relationship changing through age. Read more
Stellar Quines have been working in collaboration with SHE Scotland for almost a year now on a variety of projects in order to support their ambition of promoting the empowerment of women and girls.
During the February half term holiday Stellar Quines were invited to explore themes surrounding ‘Body Image’ with
Stellar Quines Theatre Company are seeking an enthusiastic and talented person for the new role of Marketing Officer (P/T) for the company.
The Marketing Officer will deliver Stellar Quines’ marketing activity including: online and offline marketing, e-communications and social media.
Are you an enthusiastic and self-motivated marketeer? With experience in on and
We’re delighted to announce the Stellar Quines and Bird of Paradise Make Do & Mend artists who’ll be responding through their artistic practice to the theme of – motherhood and the connections involved – throughout this year. Read more
We’re excited that a week of R&D for our co-production with tiata fahodzi – Request Programme: Remixed is taking place at HOME, Manchester this week.
Directed and ‘remixed’ by Natalie Ibu (Artistic Director of tiata fahodzi) “request programme remixed is a love letter to the ‘citizens of loneliness’, exploring isolation and loneliness
CALL OUT FOR SUBMISSIONS: Letters To… Women of the Future
Today we are putting a call out for submissions for the sixth instalment of our creative writing series, Letters to… In celebration of International Women’s Day, Stellar Quines would like you to write a letter to women of the future.
Over the last two weekends we’ve had a fantastic time with our M*****classes: Lighting Design cohort. They’ve taken part in workshops led by three of the UK’s leading female identifying lighting designers and had a blast at Pride and Prejudice (*Sort of) at The Lyceum.
Find out a little more about
We’re delighted to announce our new M*****class: Lighting Design cohort for 2020 who gathered for the first time at the Traverse Theatre last weekend.
Find out a little more about each of this year’s participants:
Out of all of the backstage disciplines, lighting design is definitely the one that interests
Stellar Quines are thrilled to be working with the excellent Glasgow Women’s Library again to bring Muslim women’s stories to the fore in a series of writing for performance workshops in February and March 2020.
These workshops place Muslim women at the heart of their own creative experience and provide the