Part of the Main Productions is a theatre company that offers affordable & practical workshops designed to give students the chance to enhance their producing, tech, and design skills for theatre. These workshops will give students a crash-course in taking a show to the Fringe and how to effectively run a venue.
With over 4,000 shows over 3 weeks each August, taking a show to the Edinburgh Fringe can be a rewarding but overwhelming experience. If you’ve ever been curious about what it takes to produce a show at the Edinburgh Fringe, or are taking one there yourself this August, don’t miss this workshop led by seasoned Fringe producer Tanya Agarwal. In this 4-hour workshop, Tanya will cover: Securing a venue, funding your show, marketing your show, bringing in reviewers, taking care of yourself at the Fringe and more!
Ever wanted to run a theatre? Thought you might try your hand at managing a venue? Join Artistic Director of the Drayton Arms Theatre, Audrey Thayer, for a full day workshop covering the following and more : Types of venues, building a programme, marketing and PR, assembling a team, funding, budgeting, and hire structures, health and safety..