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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