27 Oct 2018 - 27 Oct 2018

Almeida For Free

Ella Hickson: Writing Masterclass


production information

Writer Ella Hickson leads a two hour writer masterclass exploring her approach to form and its effect on writing.  

Ella's play The Writer ran at the Almeida earlier this year to critical and popular acclaim. 

Dates & Tickets

Sat 27 Oct

Tickets available to those aged 25 and under as part of Almeida For Free. 

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

Ella Hickson

For the Almeida: The Writer; Oil.

Theatre includes:
Wendy and Peter Pan (RSC); Merlin (The Royal and Derngate, Northampton/ Nuffield Theatre, Southampton); Boys (Nuffield Theatre, Southampton / Headlong Theatre / HighTide Festival Theatre); Decade (Headlong Theatre / St. Catherine's Dock); The Authorised Kate Bane (Traverse Theatre); Precious Little Talent (Trafalgar Studios / Tantrums Productions); Hot Mess (Arcola Tent / Tantrums Productions); Eight (Trafalgar Studios / PS122, New York / Bedlam Theatre, Edinburgh).

Film includes: Hold On Me.

Radio includes: Rightfully Mine; Riot Girls.

Ella was the Pearson Writer in residence at the Lyric Theatre Hammersmith in 2011. She is the recipient of the 2013 Catherine Johnson 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 11.15am.