This class is part of: Theatre Maker classesWho could benefit from this course?Anyone interested in creating their own work
Performers wishing to create a monologue, one-person show, stand up act or performance poetry act
Artists wanting an opportunity to showcase themselves and their work to an invited audience
Performers wishing to create solo improvised theatre, theatrical memoir or storytelling, or forum theatre work
Performers wishing to create narrative based visual or devised theatre How does it work?A group of no more than 6 performers will work on...
Writing & re-drafting material (or sourcing a writer / script).Finding editors & sounding boards (or adapting a script).Performance skills & techniques.Test your material in a small group of supportive peers.Working with a Director.Technical & Backstage considerations.Booking venues, (inc. Register with “The Fringe”).Publicity, including dealing with Press, Media & Social Media, & the Web.Arranging ticketing, & front of house.The Premiere.Collecting & Using feedback.
What do you gain?The course will culminate in a scratch performance of your work in front of an invited audience at The Cockpit theatre.
Jonathan Brown (Artistic director of Something Underground Theatre Company) has been performing since 2000, writing and performing one-person shows since 2006, and writing, performing & directing plays for casts since 2011, receiving 5 & 4 Star reviews, and awards including...
Testimonials"I cannot thank you enough.... I have now been commissioned not only as an actor but also as a writer. I would recommend this course to anyone who has a story to tell.” Lorna Gayle - "Nine Night" 2017