An in-depth introduction to King Lear led by Dr Abigail Rokison (University of Birmingham) with members of the NT company.
2pm, Monday 24 February
National Theatre technicians will introduce the basics of lighting and sound design and operation, exploring how these elements contribute to the Director’s vision for a production.
A one-day communication training and development course that explores how participants present themselves and the effect that they have on other people.
A one-day communication training and development course that explores influencing colleagues and clients in meetings where time is short and the stakes are high.
This in-depth workshop, led by the production’s Staff Director, explores Shelagh Delaney’s script and the process of bringing the play to the stage, focusing on how Director Bijan Sheibani, the actors and creative team have interpreted the script and realised it for performance
In this course for drama teachers, NT practitioners draw on recent productions and the NT Archive to explore the process of creating and performing Verbatim theatre.
Staff Director Tim Hoare presents an in-depth insight into Sam Mendes’ production of King Lear and the process that the company went through in the rehearsal room. Suitable for KS4 and KS5 students.
State of the nation or morality play? Alan Ayckbourn’s biographer Paul Allen and playwright Mark Ravenhill explore A Small Family Business.
2 – 5pm, Monday 12 May