Molly Roberts is a professional Actor and Artistic Director of award winning new writing company Poleroid Theatre. As a theatre maker and freelance producer she specialises in working collaboratively with new writing, developing and championing new talent. She was recently one of The Old Vic 12 Producers and a Stage One New Producer. Her production company Poleroid Theatre holds 5 Off-West End Award nominations.
Recent successes include: Free Fall by Vinay Patel (Triple Offie nominated), their acclaimed production of Plastic by Kenneth Emson (Offie Award Best New Play Finalist & No. 2 in the Top 10 Off-West End Productions of 2018).
During this workshop the group will look at the ins and outs of professional development and self-producing, setting up your own company and getting your first fringe theatre show off the ground whilst continuing to pursue work as a theatre professional - invaluable as the industry recovers from recent events. From what venue to choose, how to approach them, marketing, branding and fundraising, its time to take your career into your own hands and create your own path for 2020 and beyond! This workshop is ideal for actors as well as emerging writers, directors and producers.