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Zoe Cooper’s OUT OF WATER announced as 2020 Finalist of The Susan Smith Blackburn Prize

Chosen from an international group of over 160 nominated plays, Zoe Cooper’s play OUT WATER has been named as aFull story »

Stephen Butchard’s Baghdad Central – all episodes now available on 4od

Baghdad Central review – more than just a Middle East Morse 4 / 5 stars4 out of 5 stars.      Waleed Zuaiter starsFull story »

New series of Shakespeare and Hathaway on BBC One

SHAKESPEARE AND HATHAWAY returns next week to BBC One with a 10-part series. Tune in on the 6th of FebruaryFull story »

Stephen Butchard’s BAGHDAD CENTRAL for Channel 4

Thriller finally gives Iraqis key roles in 2003 invasion story Actor July Namir tells how the C4 drama Baghdad CentralFull story »

Olivia Mace’s musical adaptation of BLEAK HOUSE 1st Feb – 7 March 2020

A MUSICAL ADAPTAT I O N O F C H A R L E S D I C K EFull story »

Happy Christmas!

A very happy Christmas from everyone at The Agency! We have Mini Grey to thank for our card this year: this illustrationFull story »

Barrie Keeffe

We are sad to announce that Barrie Keeffe has died at the age of 74. A self-confessed political writer, heFull story »

UBU! created by Carl Grose and the Kneehigh team on at Shoreditch Town Hall until 21st December.

“Impossibly greedy, unstoppably crude, inexorably daft and hell-bent on making the country great again!” Don’t miss Kneehigh’s UBU! A SingalongFull story »

Writers’ Guild Awards 2020 Shortlist

Congratulations to many of our clients who have been shortlisted for awards by the WGGB. Both Sophie Petzal and SallyFull story »

OOR WULLIE is at Dundee Rep!

Reviews are rolling in for Noisemaker’s new musical at the Dundee Rep: ★★★★ “hit status north of the border isFull story »

CROSSFIRE makes Costa 2019 shortlist

Malorie Blackman’s Crossfire, fifth title in her Noughts & Cross sequence, has been shortlisted for this year’s Costa Book Awards. Crossfire wasFull story »

Congratulations to Russell T Davies for his wins at the RTS North West Awards

This RTS North West Awards 2019 celebrate the nominations for the North West region, featuring the best of animation, factual,Full story »

Congratulations to Lauren Sequeira, Clive Bradley and David MacPherson for their recommendations onto The Brit List 2019

Clive Bradley- Winner of Writers Guild of Great Britain award in 2017 for TRAPPED for which he wrote or co-wroteFull story »

Jade Lewis to collaborate with Young Vic and three community organisations on TWENTY TWENTY

https://www.youngvic.org/taking-part/neighbourhood-theatre/twenty-twenty A year-long community project with Blackfriars Settlement, Certitude and Thames Reach. Beginning in November 2019, Young Vic Taking Part will collaborateFull story »

Great reviews for Chino Odimba’s UNKNOWN RIVERS on at Hampstead Theatre!

Chinonyerem Odimba is a “writer to watch” (The Guardian) with UNKNOWN RIVERS bringing in great reviews. Critics are saying the “production buildsFull story »