SKFEST - Live and Direct, with The S+K Project

Aug 23 2017 17:00 - 18:30

Meeting Room, Dalston CLR James Library, Dalston Square, E8 3BQ London


Part of the S+K Project’s outreach team lead a one-of-a-kind workshop sharing methods and techniques for emerging actors, devisers, facilitators and theatre-lovers on how best to start the process of making work. With a focus of working in inclusive settings, The S+K Team will guide you through practical exercises and activities to equip you with the tools to make work for yourself and others with confidence, creativity and charisma. This is an inclusive workshop open to all backgrounds, abilities and experiences, led by David Gilbert and Monae Robinson.

David Gilbert is the Outreach Coordinator for The S+K Project, working with the team on developing outreach strategies, making new connections and leading S+K’s Youth Theatre in Tower Hamlets. Outside of this, David regularly facilitates workshops in inclusive settings with young people across the UK, as well as directing his own work which has featured at Hackney Showroom, the Southwalk Playhouse and the Tricycle Theatre. He is committed to creating opportunities for young people, and has been developing his practice throughout this decade.

Monae Robinson is a student at Goldsmith’s University, currently studying for a degree in Theatre and Performing Arts. She has had a passion for the arts from a young age and believes wholeheartedly in its power to shape the world we live in, which goes hand in hand with her role as Outreach Assistant with The S+K Project. Monae has participated in several training programmes and courses and has worked with the likes of the Young Vic and Frantic Assembly to develop her craft in recent years.

General Admission

GBP 5.00 + GBP 0.69 fee