key information

Date / Time: Thursday 18th April

Duration: 10.30 -12.30

Venue: Leicester Adult Education College

Practitioner: Jon Brittain

Collaborative Writing

Location: Leicester Adult Education College

Room: 8

Many plays have single authors, but many others do not. This workshop looks at the reward and challenges of writing in partnership with someone else, and how to approach a process full of negotiation and compromise in order to create something that is more than the sum of its parts.

Jon Brittain is a playwright, comedy writer and director. His plays includes the Olivier Award winning Rotterdam, Billionaire Boy: The Musical, and A Super Happy Story (About Feeling Super Sad). He's directed comedy shows by John Kearns and Tom Allen, and he co-created the cult hit Margaret Thatcher Queen of Soho. He is currently a staff writer on The Crown.