Insight – Professional Creative Development

Professional Creative Development for specialist teachers and facilitators. Gain insight from our theatre professionals, network and find out more about Sheffield Theatres and the upcoming programmes.

Upcoming opportunities:


Shakespeare Abridgement with Artistic Director Rob Hastie

Discover the ‘tricks of the trade’ of successful abridgement of Shakespeare’s plays, ensuring the narrative, character arcs and integrity of the language is retained. This session will explore accessibility, sociopolitical factors and how to bring previously marginalised characters into the spotlight.

Date Tuesday 28 June
Time 6pm - 7.30pm
Price £10 (bursaries available – please contact [email protected])
To Book Call the Box Office on 0114 249 6000 (available from Sat 2 April)


Dynamic Creativity and Accessibility with Sheffield Theatres Agent For Change and blind theatre-maker, Ben Wilson

Examine how making theatre accessible to disabled audiences in a creative and dynamic manner can take work to a new level and explore how best to serve disabled audiences through more integrated and dynamic storytelling.

Date Monday 4 July
Time
6pm - 7.30pm
Price £10 (bursaries available – please contact [email protected])
To Book Call the Box Office on 0114 249 6000 (available from Sat 2 April).


Rehearsing Shakespeare for performance with Sheffield Theatres Associate Director Caroline Steinbeis

Making bold and creative decisions with renowned texts, giving classic characters authentic new journeys, celebrating the accessibility of Shakespeare’s prose and the intention within the verse.

Date Tuesday 5 July
Time
6pm - 7.30pm
Price £10 (bursaries available – please contact [email protected])
To Book Call the Box Office on 0114 249 6000 (available from Sat 2 April)