Advanced Storytelling for the Stage

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Show Information
Showing on:
Sun 23 February 2020
Duration:
3 hours
Price:
FREE - booking required
Venue:
Abbey Field Centre

This workshop is now sold out. To add yourself to the waiting list, please contact our Box Office.

Looking at story structure, redrafting, the commissioning process, funding applications and how to stage your own work this is a workshop for people who have already started on the path to becoming a theatre practitioner.

Including text analysis, writing exercises, tips on how to complete an ACE application, set up your own theatre company, present yourself and your work as a professional artist and build relationships with theatres.

For adults and ages 16+. Experience needed: participants should have previously had some engagement with the arts and play writing.

This workshop will be run by Kenneth Emson.

This workshop is FREE but spaces are limited, so must be booked in advance.

 

About Kenneth Emson

Multi award winning writer for stage and screen. Nominated for BAFTA craft and BAFTA CYMRU awards. Plays include PLASTIC, QUADROPHENIA (Mercury Theatre) PARKWAY DREAMS (Eastern Angles) RUST, TERRORISM (Bush Theatre/Hightide). TV includes EASTENDERS and DOCTORS. Has taught playwriting for The Royal Court, Old Vic, Leeds Playhouse and is a visiting lecturer for St Mary’s University.

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