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Exploring Caryl Churchill's Plays and Top Girls

Thu 9 May 2019, 10.30am
Running Time: 10.30am - 4pm

Exploring the work of Caryl Churchill (frequently described as ‘one of Britain’s greatest living playwrights’), this session gives an introduction to her plays, with the focus moving on to Top Girls towards the end of the day.

10.30 – 10.35am               Welcome
10.35 – 11.35pm               Bidisha: Introduction to Caryl Churchill and Top Girls
11.35 – 11.45pm               Break
11.45 – 12.45pm               Lyndsey Turner on directing Caryl Churchill’s Plays;
                                          Light Shining in Buckinghamshire, Far Away and Top Girls
12.45 – 1.45pm                 Lunch (lunch not included)
1.45 – 2.45pm                   Deborah Findlay on performing in Escaped Alone and Top Girls
2.45 – 3.15pm                   Break
3.15 – 4pm                        Staff Director Sita Thomas on Top Girls: researching the play and
                                          working with Lyndsey Turner and Caryl Churchill

Tickets £55 (Concessions £40, Students/Under 18s £15)

If you want to hear how our current production of Top Girls was made at the National Theatre, you might be interested in 'Creating Top Girls at the NT' on Thu 13 June.

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