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The Whip opens on 1 February 2020

Rehearsals have started for The Whip by Juliet Gilkes Romero. Now you can meet the team that will be bringing the play to life.

Roland Rees Bursary

The recipient of this year’s Roland Rees Bursary, named in honour of the co-founder of the Alfred Fagon Award and leading theatre director from the 1970s and 1980s, is Juliet Gilkes Romero.

Film & TV Charity appoints four trustees

Writer Juliet Gilkes Romero was one of four new Trustees appointed to energise the Film and TV Charity’s work supporting freelancers and diverse talent.

RSC – The Whip

The Royal Shakespeare Company’s new season has been announced including a new play from Juliet Gilkes Romero.

Soon Gone: A Windrush Chronicle

Juliet is one of eight writers involved in the BBC’s Windrush TV series.

Soon Gone: A Windrush Chronicle

Juliet’s episode four ‘Yvonne” is on BBC 4 and is co-produced by BBC Arts, The Young Vic and Sir Lenny Henry’s Douglas Road Productions.

Day of the Living – What the audiences thought

Find out what audiences thought about Day of the Living and #WeAreArrested.

TheatreCraft Profile: Juliet Gilkes Romero

Juliet Gilkes Romero was a guest speaker at Theatre Craft 2017 and had this to say about her passion for drama.

Afridiziak Theatre News: Juliet Gilkes Romero talks about Razing Cane

Juliet speaks about her play nominated for an Alfred Fagon award ‘Razing Cane’.

BBC: How can we make politics truly representative?

On Wednesday 20th January 2015, the BBC held a special day of coverage looking at the issue of Democracy today. Juliet Gilkes Romero has written a new work “Upper cut” looking at the issue of getting black and other ethnic minorities into politics. She spoke to BBC4 and World News today presenter, Philippa Thomas.