SPECIAL EVENT: Writing Radio Plays with Anthony Cropper
1 day course
Day & Time: Saturday 11am – 5pm
Dates: 14 Oct 2017
Venue: Secular Hall, 75 Humberstone Gate, Leicester LE1 1WB
Cost: £70, £65 conc.
In this course we will learn how to grab the audience and make sure they keep listening, learn techniques for generating tension and drama, understand how radio plays are formatted and learn how to include sound effects. A radio play can take you anywhere in the universe (on a low budget!). Learn how to develop your ideas. Suitable for writers at all levels.
About the Tutor:
Anthony Cropper is a previous winner of the BBC Alfred Bradley Award for Radio Drama. He has published two novels, a collection of short stories and has worked with numerous arts organisations on installations and performances. Anthony worked with Bristol Old Vic on the thirty minute film (Myself in Other Lives). For ten years he has taught creative and professional writing at the University of Nottingham and has led workshops both in this country and abroad.