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Home Fire, Kamila Shamsie, Bloomsbury Circus, 2017

<p>the conflicts that can arise in a society where loyalties are divided b-o-o-k r-e-v-i-e-w</p>

La Pasionaria, Dolores Ibarruri

<p>. . . a coffin made out of a fruit crate . . . </p>

John, National Theatre, until 3 March

<p>. . . 200 Benedictine monks processing through her brain . . . </p>

More About Our Company

Who are the dames?

We are a group of friends who have known one another for a long time. We’ve seen each other through childhood, teenage torment, work, play, marriage, motherhood, divorce, good times and bad times.

This is for women in their own right – not wives, not mums, not grans, not sex objects, not clothes horses.  

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Recent Blog Posts

February 19, 2018 |

Home Fire, Kamila Shamsie, Bloomsbury Circus, 2017

the conflicts that can arise in a society where loyalties are divided b-o-o-k r-e-v-i-e-w

February 5, 2018 |

Women behaving bravely

It is loud, shocking and momentarily scary, and it’s just a museum exhibit..

January 23, 2018 |

Dames down under

The Delia of Down Under perhaps?

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