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Ever wondered how directors bring their vision to life? THEATRE MAKERS: Directors at Work is a four-part docu-series that follows innovative theatre directors and their process in devising theatre. From interviews, working with actors on the floor in both workshops and rehearsals, to the polished scene, see how these contemporary directors bring their work to life. Each episode focuses on a specific director, and explores their personal philosophies, methodologies and approaches to theatre making. Includes practical exercises for immediate application in the classroom or rehearsal room.
Episode 1: Drew der Kinderen
Features Drew der Kinderen as he looks at contemporary performance, dance and song through his production of Medea: The River Runs Backwards.
Episode 2: Shock Therapy
Features Shock Therapy's Sam Foster and Hayden Jones as they explore their production Undertow.
Episode 3: Dr Lynne Bradley
Focuses on Dr Lynne Bradley as she explores a Butoh version of The Tempest.
Episode 4: Michael Futcher
This Episode focuses on Michael Futcher as he explores The Drowning Bride.
- Producer Nicole Reilly
- Director Simon Woods
- Cinematographer Brendan Williams ACS
- Composer Darrin Verhagen & John Cummings
- Editor Brett Straughan & Jordyn Hayney
- Practitioners Drew der Kinderen (Medea: The River Runs Backwards), Shock Therapy's Sam Foster & Hayden Jones (Undertow), Dr Lynne Bradley (The Tempest), Michael Futcher (The Drowning Bride).
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