Date / Time: Sunday 14th April
Duration: 10.30 - 13.00
Venue: Leicester Adult Education College
Practitioner: Chris Thorpe
Location: Leicester Adult Education College
In this workshop we'll look at making a solo piece - what kind of collaboration and research it requires, and how to combine personal experience, audience awareness and information to produce work that's inherently theatrical rather than a dramatised lecture.
Chris Thorpe is a writer and theatre-maker from Manchester. He has ongoing collaborations with Rachel Chavkin (Confirmation/Status), Rachel Bagshaw (The Shape of the Pain), and Lucy Ellinson (Torycore). As a playwright he's most recently worked with The Royal Court, The Unicorn and the Royal Exchange. He is an Associate Artist at Manchester Royal Exchange and with Third Angel.