“We need stories again. In a time of poverty, we need our storytellers do their work properly. It is only through lightness, fun and anarchy that we can investigate the darkest areas of human existence. So we investigate horror with lightness and play. “
After the success of last year’s workshop, Simon Stephens will be back at The Art Land (Fabbrica del Vapore, Milan) for another two-day workshop.
The great British playwright (one of the most prominent 20 years!) Will will share his personal and fascinating perspective on playwriting with exercises and food for thoughtful discussions, and focusing on stories and the need for irony, surprise and honesty.
It is a unique opportunity, for beginners and experienced writers alike, to study with a brilliant and engaging master really passionate about his job.
Place are limited to 15 and the workshop will be held in English
How to apply for a place: please send an email with your artistic CV and a link to a self-presentation video in English. Please write “Simon Stephens Workshop 2019” as a subject line and send your application to firstname.lastname@example.org
The participation fee for the workshop is 200 Euros. Find out more here.
Workshop date: 22-23 June 2019
Deadline: 30 March 2019
Source: direct contact