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MAKING TRACKS – BURSARY FOR THEATRE WRITERS

Theatre Writing Partnership is looking to light the touch paper under another raft of great new theatre shows by offering bursaries, which allow theatre writers (or theatre writers and collaborators) based in the East Midlands to make a journey which … Continue reading

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Working Group: Setting up bank account and application for event funding

We would like to set up a small working group to do a number of things: 1 Set us up a bank or building society account. 2 Identify and apply for a small pot of money to: 3 Promote a … Continue reading

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EMTAC members meeting

Things have been a bit quiet over the summer months, but let’s get things moving again, spurred on by the success of the recent TWP Open Space event. I would like to propose that we have a group meeting with … Continue reading

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EMTAC 3 – Postponed

This from Dominic: Due to an extremely busy summer, I haven’t been able to organise an EMTAC lab night for September. So I’m proposing that I organise and evening of entertainments for late October instead. The title is ‘Ten Years … Continue reading

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Lab Night 2

Lab Night 2 took place on Friday 20th May at Bunkers Hill. (cheers again for the free use of the function room Bunkers Hill) We had five presentations and an audience of about 30, a good number of people there for … Continue reading

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Workshop for New Writing

On Friday 13th May, six of us met in studio one at College Street to forum new ideas and get feedback on work in progress.  As well as enjoying myself immensely, I found this both useful and inspiring. Nicky

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A message to EMTAC members from TWP

10 May 2011 Dear EMTAC members, Now that the dust has settled following the Arts Council of England’s National Portfolio decisions I am writing to you with my Theatre Writing Partnership hat on to offer our views on the issues … Continue reading

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Workshop and EMTAC2

Two dates for developing and presenting new work are coming up. There’s a real opportunity here for members to use the two events in partnership with each other – firstly to try things out in the workshop environment – a … Continue reading

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Film-maker looking for interviewees

I was asked to circulate information about this documentary project to EMTAC members. Please contact Carl direct if you are able to take part: I am a post-graduate journalism student at Nottingham Trent University, currently completing a Masters degree. As … Continue reading

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Last night’s meeting

After attending the meeting last night I was a little bit disappointed by the tone of some of the comments, specifically over the issue of the letter that had been drafted to ACE over the recent cuts to theatre organisations … Continue reading

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Meeting Venue Update

We have now sorted a venue for the Thursday 14th April EMTAC meeting. This will take place at: The Peacock 11 Mansfield Rd, Nottingham NG1 3FB 0115 947 2152 ‎ We’ll be in the upstairs room. 7:00pm for a prompt … Continue reading

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Mailing List

I’ve added a mailing list form to the site. I’ve assumed that all members want to receive everything, but when you first get an email via the new system there will be the option to receive less if you want … Continue reading

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Meeting Venue

We need to arrange a venue for the meeting next week, but if everyone – or even two-thirds – turn up we won’t fit into Lee Rosy’s. In an ideal world it would be: In Nottingham City Centre Free or … Continue reading

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Arts Council Portfolio Funding results

For information: The full list is available as a Google Docs spreadsheet at: https://spreadsheets.google.com/lv?hl=en&key=tUORzPql18nlyGxrAdLB-Mw&type=view&gid=2&f=true&sortcolid=2&sortasc=true&rowsperpage=250 There are two different pages which can be accessed by the links near the top – those funded and those not funded. The list doesn’t include … Continue reading

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the new landscape

Just heard the news about a range of organisations. May I suggest that EMTAC makes a statement of some sort. And I think we need to approach Writing East Midlands to ask what plans they have to develop theatre writing … Continue reading

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