The main aim of the residency is to allow a theatre artist (Richard Walsh) work in the community. Part of this involves working with Youth Theatre groups, to create new plays based on local history.
The deliverables/objectives of the project are:
Research and workshops on local history for young people
4 writing classes for young people.
Feedback and notes to develop their texts.
Opportunity to perform or read their texts.
Develop a group play, to be performed by local young people.
Please note that the details of events listed above are provided by the relevant Local Authorities.