27 Oct 2018 - 27 Oct 2018

Almeida For Free

Blanche McIntyre: Directing Masterclass


production information

Director Blanche McIntyre leads a two hour directing masterclass exploring interchangeable approaches to staging plays.

Blanche directed the critically acclaimed World Premiere of The Writer at the Almeida earlier this year. 

Dates & Tickets

Sat 27 Oct

Tickets available for those aged 25 and under as part of the Almeida For Free festival. 

Almeida For Free is made possible thanks to the generous support of
Gregory Nasmyth and Samantha Rowe-Beddoe.

Blanche McIntyre

For the Almeida: The Writer.

Theatre includes:
The Norman Conquests (Chichester Festival Theatre); Titus Andronicus; The Two Noble Kinsmen (RSC); Noises Off (Nottingham Playhouse); Welcome Home, Captain Fox! (Donmar Warehouse); The Oresteia (HOME, Manchester); The Winter's Tale; As You Like It; The Comedy of Errors (Shakespeare’s Globe); Arcadia (English Touring Theatre and Ambassador Theatre Group); Accolade (Finborough Theatre); Tonight at 8:30; The Nutcracker (Nuffield Southampton Theatres); Ciphers (Out of Joint/ Bush Theatre/ Exeter Northcott) The Birthday Party (Manchester Royal Exchange); The Seagull (Headlong / Nuffield Southampton Theatres/ Derby Theatre (winner of Best Director at 2013 UK Theatre Awards); Foxfinder (Finborough Theatre).

Opera includes: Tosca; The Marriage of Figaro (ETO).

Blanche was the winner of the 2011 Critics’ Circle Most Promising Newcomer Award.

Additional information

Limited to one place per person. 

We are operating a waiting list for this masterclass, please get in touch via forfree@almeida.co.uk if you would like to be added.

This masterclass takes place at an external venue. Please meet in the Almeida Theatre foyer at 10.45am.