News Archives: Dramaturgy

Applications for Fireworks Young Writers Programme now open

Posted on 19 March 2014 in Dramaturgy

Are you an aspiring stage writer aged 18 to 25? Check out the Fireworks 2014. Tinderbox Young Writers Programme takes you through a 6 months journey from idea to performance draft, developing your skills in writing for the stage as well as understanding theatre. Deadline for application is 1st of May.

To find out more and the full schedule click here Firework 2014

Sound Stories at SARC

Posted on 4 March 2014 in Dramaturgy

Tinderbox and SARC presents a selection of short sound plays.

In 2013 we brought together writers Colin Bell, Michael Duke, Rosemary Jenkinson and Jimmy McAleavey with sonic artists Justin Yang and Peter Stitt as part of our Writers Lab.

Pleases join us to experience the experimental and visceral sound journeys which came out of the collaboration. The pieces are work in progress.

March 12th at 8pm at the Sonic Arts Research Centre, Cloreen Park, Belfast BT9 5HN

Tickets are free but please reserve your place by contacting Tinderbox on 02890 439313 or e-mail Hanna at hanna.slattne@tinderbox.org.uk

Pick ‘n’ Mix 2014 Call For Proposals

Posted on 24 February 2014 in Dramaturgy

The busiest theatre festival in the year is returning to the MAC at the end of June. Pick ‘n’ Mix is a weekend-long festival and in 2014 it will take place on Saturday 28th and Sunday 29th June with the potential to extend into Monday 30th.

This is the call for a wide range of new and inventive shows: dance, theatre and performance art. The MAC has two theatres and lots of nooks and crannies suitable for more intimate performances and foyer events.

360 Script Writing Festival 22-24 January 2014

Posted on 8 January 2014 in Dramaturgy

The annual festival for writers featuring talks, workshops, Q&A’s and networking events will take place in Belfast 22nd – 24th of January. This exciting opportunity to immerse yourselves in all things scriptwriting is organised by BBC NI Drama and Tinderbox Theatre Company and we are delighted to present the full programme for 2014. Click on this post for the full programme and how to book your tickets.

FIREWORKS: Young Writers Programme Showcase 2013

Posted on 23 October 2013 in Dramaturgy

4 brand new 10 minute plays by

4 up-and-coming writing talents.

Join us for an evening of topical, witty and thought provoking short dramas at the MAC

Monday 11th November, 7 pm at the MAC Upstairs

Tickets are free but limited so please book in advance by phoning: (028) 9043 93 13

or e-mailing: hanna.slattne@tinderbox.org.uk

For more details about the writers and the plays, click on this post.

Making work that invites its audiences to interact with and shape the performance or experience.

Posted on 27 June 2013 in Dramaturgy

TINDERBOX THEATRE COMPANY INVITES YOU TO A SHARING AND DISCUSSION

The Sharing 
For three days artists from different performance fields will be working with Katarina Pejovic of
Shadow Casters, Croatia, scratching the surface of how and why contemporary theatre
makers …

Tinderbox Writers Lab 2013

Posted on 2 May 2013 in Dramaturgy

The Tinderbox Writers Lab 2013 is a collaboration with the Sonic Arts Research Centre at Queens University. This Lab will bring together four writers and a team of sonic artists under the guidance of Justin Yang and Hanna Slattne to explore how dramatic narratives can be told through the unique facilities at SARC. The four writers that will explore how to create a soundbased and visceral experience for their audience are Colin Bell, Mick Duke, Rosemary Jenkinson and Jimmy McAleavey and it all kicks of in the middle of May.

Fireworks 2013 applications open

Posted on 29 March 2013 in Dramaturgy

Tinderbox Young Writers Programme Fireworks is now open for applications. If you are a 16-25 and interested in writing for the stage, this is a great opportunity to work with a professional team to gain experience, develop your skills and your ideas. The application deadline is May 1st.

For more information and the programme outline follow this link

360º Scriptwriting Festival 2013

Posted on 11 March 2013 in Dramaturgy

BOOKINGS OPEN

360º is an annual festival of inspiring and professional workshops offering craft skills and industry knowledge across the different mediums: TV, Screen, Radio and Theatre. The festival is one of the best opportunities through the year to meet likeminded and industry people in Belfast.

Click on this post for more information, the full programme and how to book.

Mick Duke nominated for the Kenneth Tynan Award

Posted on 15 October 2012 in Dramaturgy

Tinderbox Artistic Director Michael Duke has been nominated for the Kenneth Tynan Award which recognises excellence in the field of dramaturgy.

He is nominated for changing the theatre landscape in Northern Ireland over the past decade through his vision and …