Learn how Frantic Assembly have put their own spin on Shakespeare‘s Othello and how this wonderful production is being brought to Curve’s stage at our Theatre Day.
This two-hour, interactive session will be hosted on stage in the Studio, offering an insight into the production from the show’s cast members and production team. Through fantastic demonstrations and discussions you will explore the rehearsal process, learn how the company have married Shakespeare’s words with their trademark physical theatre, and get a technical perspective on the show through a presentation of different lighting and sound states.
A live informal Q&A with the actors and production team will bring the day to a close.
THEATRE DAY SCHEDULE
10.30am – An Insight into Rehearsals
In this fun, interactive session, our host and members of the Othello cast will share some exercises that were used within the rehearsal process, through a series of moments taken from the production.
11am – A Technical Perspective
Enjoy a selection of demonstrations of how the show works technically, and how sound and other effects are used to layer and create different scenes, states and moods.
11.30am – 15 minute break
11.45am – Q&A Session
Our host will be joined by members of the cast and production team to answer your questions about the show.