News

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.

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.

Q&A with Juliet Gilkes Romero

‘Juliet talks about Day of the Living and co-creating devised theatre for the RSC’s Mischief Festival

In the Ring

Playwright Juliet Gilkes Romero talks to Andy Wasley about British politics, representation and her new play Upper Cut at the Southwark Playhouse.

Fight for diversity in the Commons played out on stage

Inspired by real-life political events, Upper Cut tells the story of the fight for black representation; from the general election of 1987 to today’s coalition politics. The BBC’s Gary Connor reports.