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

Casting Announcement – Sugar

We are thrilled to officially announce the cast of Sugar, an unflinching trilogy which honours the hard realities of lives lived in and around the system. Taja Luegaezor Christian - Annie  Taja is

We Are Hiring an Arts Administrator

Arts Administrator Salary:          NJC Scale 6 - £19,171 pro rata Part Time:   21hrs Award-winning women’s theatre company Open Clasp is looking to appoint an Arts Administrator at a very exciting time

Rattle Snake Student Review

A final year student from Newcastle University has written a great review of Rattle Snake following a screening at The Sage, Gateshead as part of Words Weekend. Please read and share. We are always looking