18 Jul 2020 - 18 Jul 2020

Young Activists

Writing The Climate

Play Readings

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production information

Following an online masterclass with Playwright Evan Placey, our group of young activists reveal their artistic responses to the climate crisis.

Writing the Climate is part of the Shifting Tides festival

Dates & Tickets

Saturday 18 July, 4pm

This event is free to attend but registration beforehand is needed. Register for this event here. This link will take you to a registration page on Zoom.

The event will last approximately one hour.

Watch Our Young Company Actors Perform The Plays

Evan Placey

Evan Placey’s work for adults and young audiences has been produced internationally and translated into multiple languages. He won the Brian Way Award for Holloway Jones, while Girls Like That won the Writers’ Guild Award for Best Play for Young Audiences, the Scenic Youth Prize and the Orpheon Bibliotheque Prize for Contemporary Theatre for Young Audiences in France and the Jugend Theatre Preis Baden-Wurttemberg in Germany. He teaches playwriting for the National Theatre and in prisons.

Additional information

Make sure to also register for the New Writing Sharing in which actors from the Almeida Young Company perform even more work from the Young Activist playwrights. More info

Cast & Creatives

Masterclass Leader Evan Placey

Young Activist Playwrights
Brogen Campbell
Timotei Cobeanu
Luke Dunne
Kc Gardiner
Lizzie Jackson
Chloe Johnson
Chad Nickson
Anna Pryce
Kieton Saunders-Browne
Joanna Woznicka

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