This event will be a conversation between Sean Holmes, Artistic Director of the Lyric, Hammersmith and Tom Cornford about making theatre in 2017.
They will explore the role of the director as a creator of productions and leader of arts organisations, the politics of making theatre, and will ask how theatres can intervene into contemporary political life.
Sean Holmes has worked as a freelance director with the Royal Shakespeare Company, the Donmar Warehouse, the Old Vic, the Royal Court, the Tricycle Theatre, and the Abbey Theatre. He was an Associate Director of the Oxford Stage Company (now Headlong) and became Artistic Director at the Lyric, Hammersmith in 2009.
1 Feb 2017 - 6:30pm