Special Theatre Lab with Dave Duggan

to mark 20 years of Sole Purpose!

Saturday 11th March

at The Derry Playhouse

10.00am to 4.30pm

Sole Purpose Productions celebrates 20 years this year, and will be holding events throughout the year to mark this wonderful achievement.
On Saturday 11th March we will have a special Theatre Lab with Dave Duggan. Dave is a co-founder of Sole Purpose, he left the company in 2008 to focus on full time writing. We are delighted to welcome him back for this special event.

Dave Duggan is a dramatist and novelist. He wrote the Oscar-nominated Dance Lexie Dance and the Stewart Parker Trust Award winner, Gruagairí. His play, Denizen, toured courthouses. He directed 10 of his own stage plays. His latest book, an imagined memoir called RELATED LIVES, is available in print and on-line. See DaveDugganWriter on Facebook and Dave's blog, breathingwithalimp.

If you are working on a script and would like to explore a scene or two with professional actors then sign up for the Sole Purpose Theatre Lab, convened by Patricia Byrne.

Sole Purpose is a professional theatre company, It has toured work throughout Ireland and the UK, and has had work produced in New York and San Francisco. It is currently touring with the very successful Blinkered by Patricia Byrne.

To book your place please email solepurpose@mac.com or call 028 7127 9918. The fee is £30 (£25 concs). Participants do not need to have completed a full-length script but are required to submit up to 5 pages they are working on, with a five line synopsis. The deadline to receive scripts is Monday 6th March 2017. 

Book early as places are limited!


Bringing professional theatre to communities

Sole Purpose is a company limited by guarantee, registration number NI37481 and is recognised by the Inland Revenue as a charity, reference number NIC100618