Catch up here if you missed Amy Ng's 'Kilburn's Passion' on BBC Radio3 part of BBC Music Day celebrations. Amy is currently one of the writers on our Professional Writers' Programme, developing a very exciting new play that will get a sneak preview during this year's Typhoon.
Congratulations to this year's 2016 Yellow Earth Academy cohort who undertook a 2 week intensive course in movement, voice, acting for camera and approaches to text work led by David Lee -Jones and Ng Ping Choon from Yellow Earth and tutors from ALRA. There were talks on casting and the industry with actors Daniel York and Gabby Wong. A session entitled ‘Why Drama School?’ explored actor training with YET Artistic Associate Tina Chiang and Sara Houghton from The Oxford School of Drama. [ 103 more words ]
Submissions are now open for Typhoon 2017. We are looking for full-length scripts by writers of East Asian descent for our international playreading festival to be held this coming autumn at Soho Theatre and Rich Mix.
More info here http://yellowearth.org/typhoon2017/
We've had a very productive week working on In-Sook Chappell's new play based on the book Sweet Mandarin by Helen Tse. Very happy to have Helen with us on Friday with director Jennifer Tang and a wonderful group of actors and creatives exploring this exciting new piece.
Special thanks to the Royal Exchange Manchester and New Diorama Theatre
More news on the play coming soon....