Ever read a book you’d love to see onstage? Why not try it yourself?
This brand new 2 hour session will take you through the building blocks of adaptation:
changing prose to dialogue; chapters to scenes; descriptions to stage directions. Lead by Sam
Essame, we’ll explore how to transfer plot, character and themes of our favourite stories from
the printed page to the live stage.
Date: 14 September 2021
Cost: £13 non-members/ £9 members (not a member yet? Join here).
Sam is a playwright, director, dramaturg and producer. He is an alumnus of Papatango’s
WriteWest workshop programme and the HighTide Theatre Academy. He is also co-Artistic
Director of Danse Macabre Productions, producer of the South West Horror Festival and a
theatre writer for the London Horror Society.