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Date / Time: Monday 10th April

Duration: 3 Hours

Practitioner: Anthony Alderson for Pleasance Theatre Trust

Edinburgh: The Risks and Rewards


Why present at the toughest arts festival in the world, surely it would be safer to stay at home? Is Edinburgh the best option for new work? Are there other options? This workshop with the Director of Pleasance Theatre Trust will look at how to make your work look attractive to venues, how to make the most out of the experience and how not lose any more than your shirts.


Anthony Alderson studied Stage Management at the Guildhall School of Music and Drama. He is the Director of the Pleasance Theatre Trust, the Chair of the Board for Blind Summit Theatre Company, and is in the Board of Red 61 and NSDF.