Dramaturgy

Dramaturgy at Tinderbox

Tinderbox has an in-house Dramaturg providing dramaturgical support to all productions, development processes and our participatory projects.

The Tinderbox Dramaturg is the first port of call for writers, aspiring dramaturgs and academics and you can contact Hanna on hanna.slattne@tinderbox.org.uk.

Our script reading service is currently suspended until further notice however, we are interested to hear from writers from and living in Northern Ireland even if we can no longer provide in depth written feedback.

At Tinderbox our door is always open so if you have any questions about dramaturgy, new writing for the stage or theatre in Northern Ireland we will try to respond and point you in the right direction.

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News

Tinderbox seek support to take new work across Northern Ireland

Posted on 3 February 2017

Tinderbox has launched its first ever crowdfunding initiative to help fund our brand new theatre production ‘Famla’ by John McCann and to support local work reach new audiences across Northern Ireland.

Please join us in bringing the best new writing to our stages, supporting Northern Irish talent and creating a literary legacy for the future.

Follow this link to get to the Tinderbox Crowdfunder Page to find out more and to chip in.

Tinderbox Dramaturg wins prestigious Kenneth Tynan Award

Posted on 25 October 2016

Tinderbox Dramaturg Hanna Slättne was awarded the prestigious Kenneth Tynan Award at a ceremony in London on Sunday evening.  The award was presented to her by playwright Mark Ravenhill and is a biannual event hosted by the Dramaturgs’ Network. Penny Black, the president of The Dramaturgs’ Network in announcing the award quoted from some of […]

STATE OF THE ARTS workshop – MANY STORIES:DIFFERENT VOICES – playing with polyvocality

Posted on 14 August 2016

MANY STORIES:DIFFERENT VOICES is a professional workshop for theatre makers. It’s a 2 day practical workshop and participants will work in groups to develop materials, structure them and come up with a production concept, so some experience in making work for audiences is helpful.
We are looking for writers, performers, storytellers, directors and/or choreographers.
Click on post for further details.

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