Derby Theatre will host the first regional Meet The Playwrights event from the Writers’ Guild of Great Britain, in association with In Good Company, on 20 February 2018.
Four esteemed playwrights -Amelia Bullmore, Zodwa Nyoni, Amanda Whittington and Nick Wood – with very different career paths and writing styles, will discuss and debate todays’ theatre landscape, the trials and triumphs of crafting work for the stage, the commissioning process, working with directors and producers and the value of the single voice of the single writer, along with some thoughts about the shape of things to come for British drama, straight from the mouths of working dramatists, creating the plays tomorrows’ audiences will talk about.
Tickets for the event are available now, priced £14.50 including a glass of wine at post-show event, or at £5 ticket only for Writers’ Guild Members and University of Derby students. Book through the theatre box office.
Find Derby Theatre:
Image by Chris Seddon.