Edinburgh Festival: Freedom of Expression Award 2015
The 2016 award was won by A Girl is a Half-formed Thing, brought to the Traverse Theatre by The Corn Exchange theatre company. The play is acted by Aoife Duffin, who brings multiple characters to life in a fearless story of one girl's upbringing in Ireland.
Freedom of Expression Award 2014
Our Freedom of Expression Award is given to an outstanding play at the Edinburgh Festival carrying a human rights message.
Every year we honour theatre productions of excellent artistic merit which also build understanding and raise awareness about human rights. Entries are reviewed by Amnesty Ambassadors and a panel of professional theatre critics to shortlist.