On June 11th, The ICWP, or the International Centre for Women Playwrights, announced their 50/50 Applause awards for this year. The 50/50 Applause Award honors theatres that produce productions written in equal measure by women and men. This award honors theatres that have at least half of their productions were written by women, and additionally had to have staged three or more plays that were authored by male and female playwrights. The recipients include theatres from around the globe such as the Belvoir St. Theatre in Australia, Playwrights Horizons in New York City, and the Magic Theatre right here in San Francisco.
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