We've got big plans this year…


.@bushtheatre re-opens from March 2017 Season opens w Guards at the Taj. @LloydJamie is involved too, don't worry. https://t.co/64bgT2yP4b
Carl Woodward
22 Jan
The Reviews Hub
20 Jan
Hannah Banana
20 Jan
This is what we're working on at the moment. It'll be awesome, come along. @bushtheatre #BlackLivesMatterUk https://t.co/rql1J3rLLB
Stewart Pringle
20 Jan
Such exciting playwrights involved in this. It's going to so incredible and so empowering. #BlackLivesMatterUK https://t.co/mx3ZeJT5Oh
Rebekah Ellerby
20 Jan
Anyway, best of luck to everyone in the #AngelsinAmerica ticket queue today, and also, by coincidence, the actual PEOPLE of America
Time Out Theatre
20 Jan

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Conversations, dispatches and ideas from the Bush Theatre.

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What is absurd realism in theatre?

Absurd realism is a postmodern genre characterised by boredom and chaos. It uses elements of both absurdism and realism to convey an exaggerated perspective of reality. It’s based originally in attitudes of existentialism. In For The Absurd (2011, p.9-14), academic Michael Meredith writes that absurd realism: Is not against Realism or Humanism. It’s not Abstraction or…

A challenge to The Stage to empower the artists of colour invisible to our industry

Madani Younis, Artistic Director of the Bush Theatre, challenges The Stage to empower the artists of colour invisible to our industry. Reading The Stage 100 list made me consider what we have learnt about diversity in theatre in 2016. Over the last year, the newspaper has led on many debates around diversity in the sector. It…

Community Intern Diary | Kwame’s Farewell

Our community team had the brilliant Kwame Owusu on board as an intern in 2016. He first wrote about his experiences at the Bush in October here and in November here. Here’s his next update: I cannot stop thinking how brilliant my time at the Bush Theatre was. Almost straight after my last blog post I travelled with Amanda, Community…