Redrafting and Structure

Professional Dev Workshop 4

Whether you have a play you’ve finished that you’re looking to develop further or the spark of an idea this workshop is for you. This workshop will look at:

  • Interrogating themes and ideas
  • Individual scene structure
  • The relationship between character and structure
  • Redrafting
  • Form
  • Incorporating feedback into your work
  • Practical exercises for ‘Breaking open’ your play.

Come with either a full length play or just the germ of an idea!

Workshop will take place:
Saturday 8th April
Royal Central School of Speech and Drama
Eton Avenue
NW3 3HY*

Register here: £60

* Please note, this workshop is in no way affiliated to Royal Central School of Speech and Drama – please contact Papercut with all questions.


About Melissa Dunne

Workshops are led by Papercut Theatre’s Artistic Director, Melissa Dunne. Melissa is a lecturer in Playwriting at the Royal Central School of Speech and Drama, sits on th Literary Panel for the National Theatre and has read for The Bush Theatre, The Soho Theatre, Ice and Fire Theatre Company, The Verity Bargate Award and the Kings Cross Award.

From Our Writers

“At last! A course that supports the professional development of writers. Everything begins with a script and the info packed Papercut course gave great insider tips and know how for any writer wanting to progress within the industry. Invaluable!” ~ Catherine
“The workshop… gave insight into how Literary departments work, how directors work and how you can best put your work on.”~ Charlie

Professional Dev Workshop 2“… covered a huge scope of issues facing emerging writers – networking, a more effective way to approach literary departments, the right people and companies to approach…” ~ Leighton

“…well worth coming up to London from Bristol for…. I found your approach very affirming and validating…I took it back home to Bristol with me with a glad heart.” ~ Elanora

For details on future workshops, join our mailing list: