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Widening the Lens, join the Act for Change event

15 September 2017

Widening The Lens, will be held in October. Hosted by The Act For Change Project in partnership with The Stage, and with generous support from the National Theatre, the event will take the form of a panel debate and discussion on the subject of theatre criticism within the context of diversity.

When: Tuesday 19th October 2017 from 10am to 1pm.
Where: Dorfman @ The National Theatre, Upper Ground, London SE1 9PX.

For further event details and news about panelists please go to The Stage's article or pick up a copy of the print edition.

Up to now our events have been free thanks to generous support of individual donors. To keep our events successful and accessible, tickets are now £3 - we are stronger together. Our events usually get booked up quickly, so book early to avoid disappointment (tickets via the National Theatre website, here).

If you aren't able to make it to the event, you will be able to follow the discussion on social media as usual - just look out for the following hashtags:


Act for Change will also be releasing a video of the event with accessible features.

For context in advance of the event, you might be interested to learn more about the world of Criticism at the Critics' Circle website.