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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

Room: 9 

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).