a launch-pad for young adult theatre makers
atyp’s Under the Wharf program gives emerging professionals a platform to connect, discuss and learn through doing.
The 2013 Under the Wharf season presents three outstanding new productions selected by a panel of young artists. The season provides companies the opportunity to present their work in one of the country’s most celebrated cultural precincts at minimal expense. For atyp’s audiences it is a chance to see outstanding new productions tailor-made for young adults.
Under the Wharf General Auditions
We will be holding general auditions for actors aged between 18–26 on the weekend of 16–17 February 2013. Email email@example.com to be included on the Under the Wharf audition database.
Under the Wharf and Critical Stages – Industry Forums
Critical Stages nurtures and supports independent theatre artists, brokering a dialogue between artist and company, producer and presenter, to create opportunities for the presentation of work and the exchange of ideas and resources. For these reasons atyp are proud to partner with them to present 5 free industry forums at The Wharf throughout 2013.
Monday 6 May @ 6pm – Money… Money… Money: Ideas for seeking sponsorship, donations or funding for presenting independent work.
Monday 3 June @ 6pm – I want to take my show on the road: Finding a ‘second life’ for your production. Exploring touring options regionally, nationally and internationally.
Monday 5 August @ 6pm – Producing boot camp: A quick step-by-step guide for independent producers, including venues, insurance, contracting and more.
Monday 2 September @ 6pm – Selling your show: An in-depth look at the art of the pitch, this is a crucial guide to marketing and publicity; and
Monday 11 November @ 6pm – Planning your pre-production: A comprehensive
look at your production timeline, from programming to opening night.
Put them in your diary (they are free!) and keep an eye on the atyp facebook page for details.