TalkFest 2018

TalkFest 2018
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    Start date6 Aug 2018
    End date13 Aug 2018
  • Tickets£5

    Playwrights' Studio, Scotland and Made in Scotland

    Delve deeper into what stimulates the artists behind this year’s Edinburgh festival with these fun, engaging discussions. Each lively session is chaired by a leading playwright or theatre-maker.

    EVERY PICTURE TELLS A STORY
    Chaired by Lynda Radley
    Mon 6 Aug, 2.30pm
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    What are the challenges of making visual theatre that doesn’t begin with a traditional play – or even written text?

    GENTLEMEN, I JUST DON’T BELONG HERE
    Chaired by Sarah Rose Graber
    Mon 6 Aug, 5pm
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    With movements like the Everyday Sexism Project, #MeToo and events like No Grey Area, is the power balance in theatre beginning to shift, and representation becoming more inclusive?

    LOST (AND FOUND) IN TRANSLATION
    Chaired by Alan McKendrick
    Mon 13 Aug, 2.30pm
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    A provocative discussion about the power and potential of new work in translation, adaptation and different languages.

    LET THEM LEAD THE WAY
    Chaired by Jenny Knotts
    Mon 13 Aug, 5pm
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    From the evolution of youth theatre into brave new forms, to innovative plays written by, for and about young people, what does the Year of Young People 2018 mean for young(er) theatre-makers?

    playwrightsstudio.co.uk / @Pwrightsstudio / #TalkFest2018

    Dates
    Mon 6 & Mon 13 Aug, 2.30pm & 5pm

    Tickets
    £5

    See our Box Office page for full pricing and booking information.

    Venue 
    T2

    Age recommendation
    16+

    Running time
    1h 30min

    Note: Strictly no latecomers.

    Part of the Made in Scotland Showcase 2018 madeinscotlandshowcase.com

     
     

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