“a punchy, unconventional call-to-arms that embodies the same spirit as Shakespeare’s Globe’s recent runaway success Emilia.”

-A Younger Theatre, ★★★★

Ada Lovelace.

Sophia Jex-Blake.

Lilian Bader.

Andrea Dunbar.


Heard of any of them? Neither had we. And we’re meant to be a group of feminists.


Unsung explores the untold stories of four pioneering and inspirational female figures from our past, asking why they, and hundreds like them, have been relegated to the footnotes.


After a critically acclaimed UK tour in 2019, this timely and passionate show from Unsung Collective and Lisa Holdsworth (Black Teeth and a Brilliant Smile, Ackley Bridge, Call the Midwife) returns to the stage for a second time.

with a soundtrack from Leeds-based three piece electronic band PEAKES. Unsung is supported using public funding by Arts Council England.

see reviews and reactions here

touring spring 2020

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