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The Night Watch: an interview with Sarah Waters

Sarah Waters talks about the upcoming world premiere of The Night Watch adapted for the stage, debuting at the Royal Exchange in May 2016.

Watch the interview here:

Sarah Waters The Night Watch interview

Event: Sarah Waters in conversation with Dr Rachel Clements

Saturday 28th May, 12 noon-1pm

Royal Exchange Theatre Platform Events in association with University of Manchester:

On Saturday 28th May, Sarah Waters will be in conversation with Dr Rachel Clements, from the University of Manchester, to accompany the world premiere adaption of The Night Watch.

Find out more and buy tickets here

Sarah Waters' Desert Island Movies

In November 2015 Sarah Waters was invited to choose her ten Desert Island Movies for an interview with Jo Botting at the Cinema Museum, London. Here, Sarah talks through the list she came up with.


Sarah Waters awarded Stonewall Writer of the Decade


Evan Davies, Sarah Waters and Sir Ian McKellan at the 2015 Stonewall Awards.

Sarah Waters was named Writer of the Decade at the Stonewall Awards, in November, in a ceremony hosted by Ian McKellen at the Victoria and Albert Museum in London. Sarah was presented with the award by Evan Davis.

For further information on Stonewall visit their website.

Photograph © Andy Tyler