We're a group of six artists based in Sheffield, UK. Our work is a 35 year collaboration, reinventing theatre to speak about the times we are living in, inspiring audiences across the UK, in Europe and further afield.

About Forced Entertainment
  • Call for Trustees

    Call for Trustees

    If you are passionate about the arts and the power they have to change lives read on.
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  • Frie Leysen 1950 - 2020

    Frie Leysen 1950 - 2020

    Remembering our friend and colleague, the extraordinary Frie Leysen.
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  • Complete Works: Table Top Shakespeare: At Home

    Complete Works: Table Top Shakespeare: At Home

    Forced Entertainment’s audacious project to tell each of Shakespeare’s 36 plays with a single performer, a collection of household objects and a table top is restaged in this unique ‘at home’ edition.
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  • Watch Here: Complete Works: Table Top Shakespeare: At Home

    Watch Here: Complete Works: Table Top Shakespeare: At Home

    Watch all 36 of this 'At Home' edition of Complete Works here between 17 September and 15 November
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  • 2020 award announcement

    2020 award announcement

    We are delighted to announce the 2020 recipient of the Forced Entertainment Award (in memory of Huw Chadbourn).
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  • Covid-19 update

    Covid-19 update

    We hope that you and the people important to you are finding ways to say safe and support each other in these tricky times.
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