'Are health systems failing to meet the needs of women?' A debate following a performance of 'Orchid'
On 12th and 13th November, B!RTH's UK play 'Choices' by Stacey Gregg will be performed at MAC theatre in Belfast as part of Outburst Queer Arts Festival 2018.
On the 4th October, B!RTH will be presenting an evening of theatre at debate at the Wellcome Collection, and all are invited to join the discussion via livestream.
B!RTH's Syria play - 'Q&Q' by Liwaa Yazji was performed by a student cast as part the Big Hope 2 global youth congress in Liverpool, followed by a lively panel discussion.
On 11th and 12th May, B!RTH's UK play 'Choices' by Stacey Gregg was performed as part of Fertility Fest 2018.
On Tuesday 20th March 2018, B!RTH held an evening of performance and debate at the Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine for students and staff.
On Friday 2nd March, ‘Q&Q’ was performed in London at the Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists (RCOG), Regents Park, as part of their International Women’s Day event.
On Tuesday 27th February 2018, B!RTH’s UK play ‘Choices’, by Stacey Gregg, was performed in Swansea as part of an event organised by Swansea University Midwifery Society.
On Friday 24th November 2017, B!RTH went to the the World Health Organization in Geneva. Performances of Orchid, written by Mῦmbi Kaigwa (Kenya) and Q&Q written by Liwaa Yazji (Syria) were followed by a panel discussion and interactive debate.
Stacey Gregg’s beautiful play Choices was performed at Dublin Fringe Festival in September 2017.
Four B!RTH plays were performed at the Traverse Theatre during the Edinburgh Festival in August 2017.
B!RTH was launched as a four day international festival at the Royal Exchange Theatre in Manchester in October 2016. The festival included performances of 7 B!RTH plays written by leading female playwrights from across the world and a series of debates with experts from science, art, academia and politics.
On Tuesday 26th June, B!RTH headed to the Northern Maternity and Midwifery Festival at Old Trafford, Manchester, for a brilliant day of conversation and learning.
B!RTH's Brazilian and Indian playwrights, Marcia Zanelatto and Swati Simha, have both featured in a special edition of the journal 'Critical Stages'.
25th December is a significant date for commemorating birth stories, and on this day in 2017, The BBC World Service programme: The Cultural Frontline chose to feature a full length adaptation of one of the B!rth Plays.