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Date / Time: Friday 10th April 2.00pm-3.00pm

Duration: 60mins

Venue: Online (via Zoom)

Practitioner: Winsome Pinnock

NSDF 20: Writing Trauma (without traumatising the audience)

In this workshop Winsome Pinnock explores the use of dramaturgical techniques which allow the writer to dramatise difficult or painful subject matter.


Winsome Pinnock (Visiting Artist) is the 2018 recipient of the Alfred Fagon Award for her play Rockets and Blue Lights, which premiered at The Manchester Royal Exchange Theatre in March 2020. Other awards include the George Devine Award; Pearson Plays on Stage Scheme best play of the year Award; and the Unity Trust Theatre Award.  She received a special commendation from the Susan Smith Blackburn Prize. She was Senior Visiting Fellow at Cambridge University. Her plays have been produced by the BBC, Clean Break Theatre Company, The Royal Court Theatre, Lyric Theatre Hammersmith, Tricycle Theatre, and The Royal National Theatre Studio. 


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