cast list & Programme
godot is a woman
Devised & Written by
Cordelia Stevenson, Josie Underwood & Jack Wakely
Laura Killeen & Cordelia Stevenson
technical stage manager
Stella Kailides & Nikita Bala
Set Design & Build
Stella Kailides & Frances Gibson
With special thanks to
The Pleasance, Poplar Union, Camden People's Theatre, Arts Council England, The Cockayne Foundation, Wildcard Theatre Company, Figs in Wigs, Ryan Ford, Eppie Conrad, Marec Joyce, Kathleen Price, Emily Holland, Anthony Alderson, Nic Connaughton, Ellie Simpson, Jonny Patton, Isabel Dixon, Grace Chapman, Sarah Gormley, Lauren Gibson, Bart Gwyn, Sarah Kelly, Jenny Swingler, Noemi Swan, Grace Dickson, Alex Stringer, Carmel Macaree, Josie Shipp, Mikkaila Mckeever-Willis, Emma Croad, all the Degenerate Foxes, Lesley, Neil and James Stevenson, Lewis, Bev, Nige and Jack Bray, John and Marion Evans and Lu, Sandy, Sam and George Underwood, Cara Withers and Ros Watt.
And Samuel Beckett of course ...and Madonna.
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In 1953 a man wrote a play about waiting
In 1988 he sued five women for trying to perform it
In 2001 Madonna released ‘What It Feels Like for a Girl’
It’s 2023 and we’re still waiting.
Since Samuel Beckett wrote Waiting for Godot,
he and his estate have notoriously challenged - often legally - non-male companies
that wish to perform it
A whip-smart interrogation of gender, authorial copyright and the cultural significance of Madonna's 1989 album, Like a Prayer, Silent Faces return with their trademark style of playful, political, physical theatre.
Featured in The Guardian's 20 theatre, comedy and dance shows you shouldn’t miss at Edinburgh fringe 2022
As heard on The Guilty Feminist podcast and Radio 4’s Roleplay
cheeky and geeky
extremely clever, amusing and provocative
Get the Chance
will have you laughing all evening and arguing all night