Troupers

Troupers

Session two was run by Troupers (Jim Rastall and Phil Sarson) and was an exploration of their new workshop, Storybox. Storybox aims to tackle illiteracy in schools by encouraging those struggling the most to have a go at inventing their own narratives. By the end of the 1.5 hour workshop the group had worked together ...

Inspiration is for Amateurs

Inspiration is for Amateurs

Freddie led the morning session with his workshop on playwrighting: Inspiration is for Amateurs. With a title taken from a quote by the artist Chuck Close, the emphasis was on dispelling the dread of a blank piece of paper and giving confidence to the participants with regards writing and sharing work. From free-writing and word ...