MasterClass: Directing New Texts by Lucy Morrison
Zoukak Sidewalks 2018 - The Festival presents:
Directing New Texts
By Lucy Morrison
Thursday 1 November 2018 from 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. at Lebanese University - Theater Department, Furn El Chebbak
Tickets: 25,000 L.L.
Reserve your place through Ihjoz.com
For more information, please call: 01-570676
Lucy will share her experience of working exclusively with new plays, covering dramaturgy, writing, directing and performing new texts. The session will include practical writing and acting exercises.
Lucy is Associate Director at the Royal Court.
For the Royal Court, she directed : The Woods by Robert Alan Evans; Lights Out/It's All Made Up by The Space Between (The Site Programme); Manwatching by an anonymous woman; Plaques & Tangles by Nicola Wilson; Who Cares by Michael Wynne; Pests by Vivienne Franzmann (&Clean Break); Product by Mark Ravenhill (Paines Plough,Traverse/European tour).
From 2007 to 2014 she artistically led Clean Break – a women’s theatre company working on stages, in prisons and in communities.
She also directed: Elephant by Gurpreet Kaur Bhatti (Birmingham Rep); Billy the Girl by Katie Hims (Clean Break/ Soho), Little on the Inside by Alice Birch(Clean Break/Almeida/Summerhall Edinburgh); It felt empty when the heart went at first but it is alright now by Lucy Kirkwood (Clean Break/Arcola); Fatal Light by Chloe Moss; Doris Day by EV Crowe (Clean Break/Soho Theatre) and This Wide Night by Chloe Moss (Clean Break/Soho Theatre).
Zoukak Sidewalks – The festival 2018 is supported by: Drosos Foundation, AFAC – Arab Fund for Art and Culture, the Sundance Institute, the Goethe Institute, the British Council, the French Institute – Paris, the French Institute – Lebanon, Rosa Luxemburg Stiftung, Beirut Office, Salon Du Livre Francophone.