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2022

September

September

(standing) Valerie Gogan, Adam Samuel Bal, Diana Jervis Read (sitting) Joanne Thomson, Hannah Lavery & Helen Katamba.

On Wednesday 21 September, adopted playwright Hannah Lavery marked the end of her year with a staged reading of her new play WHEN WE LIVED IN TREES at the West End’s Criterion Theatre.

July

July

Thanks to the generosity of Lloyd Webber Theatres, a gorgeous gaggle of Angels and our beloved OWE patrons – Paterson Joseph and Linda Marlowe – joined Sofie and Diana for a tour of the newly restored Theatre Royal Drury Lane, with special insights from GM Jeremy Roberts.

May

May

April

April

January

January

We are delighted that our award-winning Ryan Calais Cameron appeared in The Stage top 25 reasons to be excited about the future of theatre in 2022!

January

January

Award-winning Paul Morris finally staged Conundrum at The Young Vic to great critical acclaim after many Covid-related postponements with a stellar performance from Anthony Ofoegbu.

2021

November

November

Last Friday saw Isabel Dixon – the latest winning playwright of the ADOPT A PLAYWRIGHT AWARD who has been waiting a year and a half for this moment — getting a staged reading of her new play at the West End’s Criterion Theatre, with Simon Callow presenting her with this much-postponed (for obvious reasons!) honour!

4th July

4th July

The 4th of July is, of course, an historic day, not least because this year it marks the 15th anniversary of the founding of the ground-breaking OffWestEnd.com. Seen here in the heart of London’s West End are the organisation’s founders Sofie Mason and Diana Jervis-Read a-wining and a-dining with near-legendary artistes Tim Sanders and Peter Keighron.

1st April

1st April

2020

25th March

25th March

2019

21st October

21st October

9th May

9th May

3rd October

2018

29th March

27th April

2017

2016

24th March

14th April

7th July

2015

23rd June

30th April

30th April

9th July

2014

6th March

27th February

6th April

2013

28th February

2012

13th January

2nd February

5th February

9th February

9th February

9th Feb

2011

25th February

27th January

2010

29th April

2009

2008

23rd October

12th June

First fundraising document.

16th October

Paul Morris at the launch of the Adopt A Playwright Award at Wilton’s Music Hall

Paul Morris receiving his award from Lindsay Duncan.

23rd October

Paul Morris at the launch of the Adopt A Playwright Award at Wilton’s Music Hall.

Paul Morris and Angel Mirium Ryley at The Cello Factory

Cast of IDENTITY by Paul Morris.

Cast of IDENTITY by Paul Morris.

Cast of IDENTITY by Paul Morris.