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Hurried Steps

The play uses real stories to raise awareness of different forms of violence against women and girls. Nicolette is working with Australian partner organisations and the playwright Dacia Maraini to include a new story about FGM.

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New Shoes Theatre is a provocative and vibrant theatre company which produces powerful and inspirational work written by women. We give a voice to women’s writing and their legacy of work, creates a multicultural and inclusive platform…


Resource Pack

We have prepared a comprehensive resource pack to support students and amateur performers. The pack contains information about our production of Hurried Steps and guidance on rehearsing and staging your own amateur production.

“It’s BEAUTIFUL work from the Finborough, the actors, director and designers…. “

Blanche Marvin, London Theatrereviews

"The people who are very ignorant I would have told them to come and watch - open their eyes to the world.”

Feedback from young audience member, Civic Arts Centre, Oswaldtwistle