Interviewee on Woman's Hour

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Participated in discussion about Shakespeare's roles for older women. Radio 4 blurb: 'Alison Skilbeck's one woman show, The Power Behind the Crone, starts at the Edinburgh Festival on Thursday. She disputes the claim by actors such as Helen Mirren that there aren't enough good Shakespearean roles for older women. Erin Sullivan, senior lecturer at the Shakespeare Institute, University of Birmingham joins the discussion.'
Period2 Aug 2017

Media contributions


Media contributions


  • William Shakespeare
  • Woman's Hour
  • BBC Radio 4
  • women and theatre