Renowned playwright, Jim Cartwright (The Rise and Fall of Little Voice) has established his theatre company here at Salford.
See more about his role in the grand opening of the New Adelphi Theatre on ITV Granada Reports.
LEAVITT, SARAH | BROWN-EVANS, TAYLORTechniques of and practice in creating, developing, and writing the graphic novel, manga, and other forms of illustrated writing. Manuscript submission is not required for admission.
LEAVITT, SARAH | BROWN-EVANS, TAYLORWhat happens when you combine words and images in a single narrative? But like all forms of writing, comics can be closely examined and analyzed, and we can identify the key elements that make them work.
Be prepared to have fun and work hard at the same time.
The focus is on creating compelling narratives by combining words and images: you don’t need any previous drawing or writing experience.Whether it be directing for theatre, working with creative graffiti or writing the first chapter of your novel, we encourage you to develop your creative independence, to break new ground but also to develop and express a critical understanding of your creative projects.During your time at Salford, you will work in cutting edge studio and theatre spaces with the support of experienced theatre makers, writers and technicians and in addition to your regular classes, you will have access to masterclasses and advice from some of the most exciting theatre companies and practitioners from around the country.This degree will teach you how to make and perform theatre, to write stories, novels, scripts and poetry at an advanced level.You will study writing and theatre making in all its forms, from genre fiction and film, to performance poetry and experimental theatre.Note: This is a blended learning course where 50% of the course takes place in-class and 50% online.What happens when you combine words and images in a single narrative? But like all forms of writing, comics can be closely examined and analyzed, and we can identify the key elements that make them work.CHONG, KEVIN KIM WANGAn exploration of and practice in writing for the screen, focusing on how a writer employs the technical elements of the craft of screenwriting.KINCH, MARTINAn exploration of and practice in writing for the screen, focusing on how a writer employs the technical elements of the craft of screenwriting.The course is offered as a “flipped classroom”: weekly video and text lectures by a supervising instructor will be posted online, and the practical work of the course and assessment will be overseen by the instructor and TA Seminar Leaders during weekly in-person seminars This course will introduce you to a variety of techniques to help you strengthen your songwriting craft.Whether you’re a novice songwriter or someone with a number of songs under your belt already, this coursewill help you hone your skills by way of in-class discussions, in-depth analysis of popular song texts, and personal practice.