At TalkFest 2019, Playwrights' Studio, Scotland host a series of
practical workshops expertly led by Scotland's leading theatre
makers. All workshops will be held at Fringe Central @ Appleton
Sunday 4 August
What is Your Truth?
11am - 1pm
|Led by Mara Menzies
Join award-winning performance storyteller Mara Menzies (Blood
& Gold) for a practical workshop on traditional
storytelling that fuses contemporary theatre and ancient mythology.
The workshop will enable you to explore issues of truth, identity
and belonging. Ideally suited for aspiring/emerging storytellers,
playwrights or theatre-makers.
What's the Big Idea?
3pm - 5pm
|Led by Oliver Emanuel
Playwrights' Studio Associate Playwright Oliver
Emanuel (Flight,The 306 Trilogy) takes you through a story
and ideas workout: how to generate them, crystallise them and talk
about them. This will help in your own writing and re-drafting,
and improve your confidence when talking to directors or potential
supporters about the story you want to tell - and why you are the
only person who can tell it. Ideally suited for aspiring/emerging
View the full Made in Scotland programme
Appleton Tower, 11 Crichton Street, Edinburgh, EH8 9LE
Box Office: edfringe.com
0131 226 0000
Main image credit: Ruth Armstrong