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The toughest creative challenge in town
Some of the UK’s most exciting
talent has one week to respond to the most important news story
of the moment.
A group of playwrights, directors, film-makers, poets,
musicians and more convenes to select the most momentous story on
the news agenda. They each have seven days to create a piece of
work that responds to the story they choose before it is performed
for you the public - exactly one week after they began.
Throughout the week you can follow the artists' progress on the
: Tense blog
Past : Tense
: Read about all the previous
Present : Tense events here