Repost- April De Angelis on Ambition, Scale, Honesty & Imagination

This workshop took place on 1 March, 6pm-8pm

April is an acclaimed writer whose extensive theatre and radio work encompasses many different scales of production. In her live-streamed workshop she will explore engaging with the audience’s imagination and writing female parts.


April De Angelis is an acclaimed writer whose extensive theatre work includes After Electra, Theatre Royal Plymouth & Tricycle Theatre 2015; Jumpy, Royal Court 2011 & Duke of York’s Theatre 2012, Melbourne and Sydney 2015; Rune for New Vic Theatre Stoke 2015; Playhouse Creatures recently revived at Chichester 2013; Gastronauts 2013, Royal Court Upstairs; The Life And Times Of Fanny Hill, Bristol old Vic 2015. April has also written the libretto for Flight music by Jonathan Dove for Glyndebourne Opera and The Silent Twins libretto, which was set to music by Errollyn Wallen, Almeida Theatre, 2007.

April’s work for radio includes an adaptation of Life in the Tomb for BBC Radio 3 in 2014, a serialisation of Peyton Place, Visitants for BBC Radio 4, and The Outlander for Radio 5 (which won the Writer’s Guild Award in 1992). TV work includes a BFI / Channel 4 commission, Aristophanes.


Check out the live stream workshop schedule and archive here

1 Aug 2018


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