Join balletLORENT dancers for a workshop aimed at anyone over the age of 65. Explore movement and performance as a way of leading a healthier and happier life! There’s also a chance to be part of balletLORENT’s Rumpelstiltskin performances at the LBT in April. Please see the website for information, rehearsal and performance dates.
This workshop is designed for playwrights who are ready to start sending their work out to theatres or submitting their scripts to competitions. Naomi Sumner, playwright, dramaturg and Reader’s Panel member for the National Theatre, will offer writers an insight into selection processes and what happens once their script arrives on a reader’s desk.
An introduction to some of the fundamental principles of the actor training technique Biomechanics. The workshop is led by Chloe Whitehead, director of Proper Job Theatre Company, the only theatre company in the UK dedicated to using this approach in theatre making. Please come in clothes appropriate for physical work and suitable training shoes.
One Thousand Mindreaders is a year-long collaborative artwork during which the artist Stuart Nolan will train one thousand new mindreaders. Everyone is welcome to come and be a part of it. Through empathic touch and sensing the small subconscious movements of another person’s hand individuals will be able to ‘muscle read’ and recreate drawings that someone else is merely thinking of. Tickets £3
Poet, writer and performer Rose Condo has won spoken word slams including Manchester’s Word War One, Newcastle’s SLAMalgamate, and the Axis Slam in Crewe. Here she shares skills for reading your work aloud and confidently delivering poetry on stage. Bring your own work or that of others to try out in this friendly workshop suitable for all abilities.
Learn warm up exercises, how to use your voice freely and vocal care and projection skills with coach Jenny Goodman. This workshop is ideal for performers and those taking to the stage professionally or for fun. Jenny has used voice work to build individual confidence and self-esteem and has been running voice and singing workshops for over 20 years.
Join Chol Theatre for this practical session inspired by their flagship immersive theatre experience Imaginary Communities. The workshop will be run by Vicky Storey, one the UK’s leading practitioners in theatre education and is suitable for artists, educators and teachers interested in developing new models of drama education.