Friday 8th February 2019
10am – 4.30pm
A one day introductory course for theatre-artists, early career playwrights and criminal justice professionals with an interest in the specialised field of theatre, women and criminal justice, led by Anna Herrmann, Clean Break‘s Joint Artistic Director, and Vivienne Franzmann (playwright).
Through drama and play-writing exercises, group work and discussion, participants will:
- Learn creative ideas and exercises for facilitating playwriting with women in criminal justice settings
- Explore best practice when working creatively with adults in vulnerable circumstances
- Gain confidence and skills for managing challenging situations
- Hear insights about working in prisons as a playwright for Clean Break.
Clean Break is the UK’s leading theatre company focusing exclusively on women in the criminal justice system. With a 40 year track record, this training will give participants a unique insight into the company’s successful approach to theatre practice in both prison and community settings.
Clean Break is offering three free bursary places to applicants who have had personal experience of the criminal justice system. If you qualify for one of these places email firstname.lastname@example.org quoting ‘Rewriting Justice bursary place’ stating why you are eligible, and what you would like to get out of the day.
Image courtesy of Clean Break