Summer Workshops 1996

Scope and Content

These were the first workshops to be organised by Louise Mulvey, who became director at the end of 1995. The plays workshopped in the summer of 1996 were as follows:The Man Who Would be Bing, by Jim Burke; Imperial Measurementsor Haiti, by Mike Mallet; Hard Shoulder, by John Doona and Down the Mountain, by Robert King. The summer workshops were held at the Octagon Theatre, Bolton. In November 1996 North West Playwrights also ran a 'masterclass' at the Duke's Playhouse, Lancaster, items NWP 3/1/3/12-18 deal with this event.

Arrangement

The files are arranged according to the original subdivisions in the lever arch file in which these records were stored. The original titles have been retained.