Meet the Playwrights

The Writers' Guild of Great Britain in association with Derby Theatre and In Good Company
Studio , Spoken Word
Tuesday 20 February 2018

The Writers' Guild of Great Britain is delighted to host its first regional Meet the Playwrights event
 at Derby Theatre - A panel event with playwrights Amelia Bullmore, Zodwa Nyoni, Amanda Whittington and Nick Wood (moderator).

Four esteemed playwrights, with very different career paths and writing styles, will discuss and debate todays’ theatre landscape, the trials and triumphs of crafting work for the stage, the commissioning process, working with directors and producers and the value of the single voice of the single writer,  along with some thoughts about the shape of things to come for British drama, straight from the mouths of working dramatists, creating the plays tomorrows’ audiences will talk about.

Post a lively discussion, audience members will take part in a question and answer session and there is also the opportunity to have a post event drink in the bar with the panel playwrights and other members of the Writers Guild theatre committee.

Tickets: £14.50, including a glass of wine served at post-show event.

Writers’ Guild Members/UoD Students £5 (ticket only)