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Date / Time: Sunday 9th April

Duration: 3 hours

Practitioner: Jennifer Sutherland for Freckle Productions

Getting the Beers In: How Producing Really Works


In this workshop we will look at the role of producer, practical skills involved, routes in, rights, contracting, budgeting, financing models, what to do, what not to do, marketing, tour booking. Please bring laptops, writing materials and open minds.


Jennifer Sutherland, co-founder of the multi award-winning Scamp Theatre, has launched Freckle Productions with a focus on bringing inspirational stories to the stage for children, young people and families. Tiddler and Other Terrific Tales, a medley of Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler’s best-loved titles, will return to the stage under Freckle, alongside co-producing the sell-out Stick Man with Scamp Theatre from 2017 onwards.