Creative Roots



Creative Roots

Not all jobs involve sitting behind a desk. What about striding across a stage instead?

  • AGED 15 - 19?
  • LOOKING FOR A CAREER IN THE ARTS?
  • JOIN US MONDAY 24TH - FRIDAY 28TH JULY FOR A WEEK LONG INTENSIVE COURSE ABOUT GETTING INTO THE CREATIVE INDUSTRIES.

Over one week of intensive drama workshops, 15 to 19 year olds are invited to join us for a week of creative exploration, shining a spotlight on directing, acting, writing and workshop leading. Come and tap into your creative roots, build your confidence and open doors to new career possibilities – which creative route could you take?

Practitioners announced:
Hackney-born playwright Oladipo Agboluaje, whose recent production New Nigerians played at Arcola Theatre (read his interview with Destination Hackney).

Director Karen Tomlin, who has directed work at Theatre Royal Stratford East and Ovalhouse Theatre.

Actor Alex Stedman, who has toured with the Bristol Old Vic and played Reece in Theatre Centre’s national production of Layla’s Room

Highly experienced theatre practitioner Dani Baker wil lead the sessions, having directed work at The Almeida and Young Vic.


We are currently giving priority to Hackney residents, however, if you live outside of Hackney and are interested in signing up we will add you to the waiting list.


Theatre Centre is the UK’s leading touring company for young audiences, and has a wealth of experience in making theatre with, and for, young people. The week will conclude with a short performance.

Come and join us!


Monday 24th - Friday 28th July
10am - 4.15pm

Graeae Studios

138 Kingsland Rd

London

E2 8DY

The programme is completely FREE to attend! Spaces are however limited so to sign up please contact angela@theatre-centre.co.uk or call us on 0207 729 3066.


Theatre Centre's 'Creative Roots' project is kindly supported by Derwent London Community Fund and Discover Young Hackney, Hackney Council.

To find out more about Discover Young Hackney, please visit www.discoveryounghackney.com


User comments (2)

  • Hi Khalidah

    We are so pleased you are interested in Creative Roots. If you want to sign up for the workshops or get some more information please contact angela@theatre-centre.co.uk or call us on 0207 729 3066.

    Comment left by: Theatre Centre - 13.07.2017 12:21

  • I have been doing acting in my previous high school and had some experience, I would like to improve my acting skills.

    Comment left by: Khalidah - 09.07.2017 17:07

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