Changing the World One Play at a Time

Our aim is to Change the World, One Play at a Time by placing theatre at the heart of transforming the lives of disadvantage women and girls.

We are an award winning women’s theatre company and a leading force in the North of England with a national and international reach.

We collaborate with women and young women on the margins of society to create bold and innovative theatre for personal, social and political change.

The latest from Open Clasp

Blog – Lockdown Parenting

Our Executive Director, Ellie Turner, blogs about parenting through Covid-19 lockdown. I look back on that Sunday night. The one before the first real week of lockdown, my husband unable to work from home. I’d

Blog – Lift Your Sisters Up

Following the Artistic Director's request, the Open Clasp team are continuing to blog during these strange times. Our Finance and Office Manager, Rachel Errington's blog gives insight to those who live alone during lockdown