Date / Time: Thursday 18th April
Duration: 11.00 - 13.00
Venue: Leicester Adult Education College
Practitioner: April De Angelis
How to write the Climate
Location: Leicester Adult Education College
To think about theatre as political. How do we deal with overwhelming issues like climate? What are the best strategies. What has theatre to offer in these times? A practical exploration in which participants will write a short piece.
April De Angelis is an acclaimed writer whose extensive theatre work includes THE VILLAGE (Theatre Royal Stratford East, 2018); FRANKENSTEIN (Royal Exchange Manchester, 2018); MY BRILLIANT FRIEND, a two part dramatization of Elena Ferrantes’ epic family saga (Rose Theatre Kingston); AFTER ELECTRA (Theatre Royal Plymouth & Tricycle Theatre 2015); RUNE (New Vic Theatre Stoke 2015); GASTRONAUTS (Royal Court Upstairs, 2013); JUMPY (Royal Court 2011 & Duke of York’s Theatre 2012, Melbourne and Sydney 2015).