In Conversation With: Helen-Marie O’Malley & Tim Marriott

In Conversation With: Helen-Marie O’Malley & Tim Marriott

Join us for a chat with theatre-makers Helen-Marie O’Malley and Tim Marriott on their experience of using the arts to approach difficult themes. 

In Conversation With: Artists And The Army: A Relationship Built Over Centuries

In Conversation With: Artists And The Army: A Relationship Built Over Centuries

Uncover the long-standing relationship between the Army and artists past and present in this live online discussion. 

In Conversation With: Heather Marshall

In Conversation With: Heather Marshall

A conversation with socio-political artist Heather Marshall, who brought The Happiness Project to Army @ The Fringe in 2019. 

Sketching Workshop – See The World Like An Artist

Sketching Workshop – See The World Like An Artist

Join Robin Perko for an hour workshop and learn how to re-programme your mind to see the world like an artist. 

The Making Of Unicorns, Almost

The Making Of Unicorns, Almost

An exciting video story about the development of Unicorns, Almost(Army @ The Fringe 2019 Show). 

Singing Masterclass With Laura Wright

Singing Masterclass With Laura Wright

Join the professional mezzo-soprano, Laura Wright, live as she gives masterclasses to two singers via Zoom. 

Variety Night

Variety Night

Join us for an evening of variety entertainment hosted by DJ, radio presenter and military husband Chris Keen. 

British Army Musicians: More Than Just A Marching Band

British Army Musicians: More Than Just A Marching Band

A showcase of musical performances from British Army Musicians presented by Lance Sergeant (LSgt) Connor Deacon and Lance Corporal (LCpl) Andee Birkett, two current serving members… 

Writing From Lived Experience

Writing From Lived Experience

Join us for a chat with Harry Parker, author of Anatomy of a Soldier, about his experiences as a soldier and how they inform his writing and work as an artist. 

Writing Your Story: Getting Started With Sarah May

Writing Your Story: Getting Started With Sarah May

Get started with writing that story you’ve always dreamed of telling in this interactive one-hour workshop. 

Poetry & The Theatre With Tim Marriott, Shell Shock Media

Poetry & The Theatre With Tim Marriott, Shell Shock Media

A one hour Zoom workshop exploring poetry and creative writing in theatre. 

Poetry & Spoken Word Night

Poetry & Spoken Word Night

An evening of poetry and spoken word curated and hosted by Tim Marriott and guests. 

Blurred Lines: Exploring Art & Identity

Blurred Lines: Exploring Art & Identity

Exploring how society validates or invalidates Art and artists’ creative expression with their perspectives. 

Championing Minority Voices In The Arts Through Mixed Media And Intersectionality

Championing Minority Voices In The Arts Through Mixed Media And Intersectionality

Join Daisy Rogers, Founder of Liberally, as she discusses the place of storytelling in the fight for greater diversity and inclusion across the liberal arts, through expressive mix… 

Poetry Writing – Breaking Down The Stigma, With Karl Tearney

Poetry Writing – Breaking Down The Stigma, With Karl Tearney

A practical session breaking down the stigma surrounding poetry during which participants will write a short verse. 

I Am Gavrilo Princip

I Am Gavrilo Princip

“I lit the spark that burned the world down”, declares Oliver Yellop’s Gavrilo Princip, before a dying trumpet slide suggests the spark may have been, in fact, rather more of… 

In Conversation With: Charlotte Green & James Robert Moore

In Conversation With: Charlotte Green & James Robert Moore

Charlotte Green, writer of Lest We Forget, and James Robert Moore, writer of POSTERBOY, join us for a chat about the process of developing their plays and their ambitions… 

In Conversation With: Richard Beck (Broadway Baby) & Matthew Shelley (Scottish Festivals PR)

In Conversation With: Richard Beck (Broadway Baby) & Matthew Shelley (Scottish Festivals PR)

A discussion on the relationship between artists and critics in fringe and wider contexts, with insight and advice from Richard Beck and Matthew Shelley. 

Lest We Forget By Charlotte Green & Rasheka Christie-Carter

Lest We Forget By Charlotte Green & Rasheka Christie-Carter

Lying not too far beneath the CV19 surface of 2020 lie a series of news events that seem to epitomise our times. 

Love, War, Myth And Reality: Combining Academic Research With Mask, Movement, Text and Music To Create New Work With NMT Automatics

Love, War, Myth And Reality: Combining Academic Research With Mask, Movement, Text and Music To Create New Work With NMT Automatics

Embodied Theatre: explore theatre makers NMT Automatics and classicist Jon Heskers’ creation process questioning the role of ancient battle narratives in modern perceptions of wa… 

Big Ideas vs Limitations – Achieving Ambitious Designs at Edinburgh Fringe

Big Ideas vs Limitations – Achieving Ambitious Designs at Edinburgh Fringe

Learn the ins and outs of the logistics behind achieving ambitious designs at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival with Anna Driftmier, designer of Army @ The Fringe 2019 show Dead E… 

Lest We Forget – The Process Of Creating Your Own Work

Lest We Forget – The Process Of Creating Your Own Work

Charlotte will take you through the timeline of creating your own work, along with a practical element to get you started on your own play. 

Adapting Biographies For The Stage

Adapting Biographies For The Stage

James Robert Moore, writer of the play POSTERBOYwill take writers through a series of exercises based on adapting autobiographies into stage plays. 

Whirlwind Introduction To The Basics Of Clown Performance

Whirlwind Introduction To The Basics Of Clown Performance

A two-part workshop series encouraging participants to discover their own ridiculous eccentricities and lay the foundation for their own unique performance language. 

Write What You Don’t Know – Staging A Solo Show

Write What You Don’t Know – Staging A Solo Show

Oliver Yellop, (Further Theatre) brings you a workshop on the process of making I Am Gavrilo Princip. 

Bringing a Show to Army @ The Fringe

Bringing a Show to Army @ The Fringe

Find out more about bringing a show to Army @ The Fringe, what we’re looking for and our unique offering for artists. 

Movement To Contact – Choreographing War

Movement To Contact – Choreographing War

Román Baca leads a choreographic workshop, turning experiences of military training, service, and war into choreography. 

Posterboy by James Robert Moore

Posterboy by James Robert Moore

A live-from-home reading of a twenty minute section of brand new play POSTERBOY based on the autobiography OUT IN THE ARMY by James Wharton – telling the insp… 

IN CONVERSATION WITH:  ROMÁN BACA - JOURNEY THROUGH DANCE AND WAR

IN CONVERSATION WITH: ROMÁN BACA - JOURNEY THROUGH DANCE AND WAR

Román Baca talks about his healing journey from ballet to the Iraq War and back again. 

IN CONVERSATION WITH:  CAPTURING A STORY: INSPIRING PHOTOGRAPHY - HOSTED BY THE NATIONAL ARMY MUSEUM

IN CONVERSATION WITH: CAPTURING A STORY: INSPIRING PHOTOGRAPHY - HOSTED BY THE NATIONAL ARMY MUSEUM

Learn how archival material can inspire your next creative project in this live virtual event. 

SCREENING & Q&A:  10 SOLDIERS - ROSIE KAY DANCE COMPANY

SCREENING & Q&A: 10 SOLDIERS - ROSIE KAY DANCE COMPANY

Online premiere of Rosie Kay’s 10 SOLDIERS exploring the training, friendships, loves and the incredible teamwork behind an army unit. 

WORKSHOP: INTRO TO ACTING – TAPPING INTO INSTINCT

WORKSHOP: INTRO TO ACTING – TAPPING INTO INSTINCT

Join Mark Rowley (The Last Kingdom) for a practical online acting workshop on tapping into instinct. 

WORKSHOP:  PHOTOGRAPHY & PERFORMANCE

WORKSHOP: PHOTOGRAPHY & PERFORMANCE

Learn about promotional imagery for theatre, from the initial poster concept to production photography. 

Short Film Night

Short Film Night

Closing the first day of [email protected] on Monday 11th of August was an online short film screening and Q&A with Phil Spencer, available to watch online in full. 

WORKSHOP: TIME IS MONEY – MAKING A SHORT ON A BUDGET

WORKSHOP: TIME IS MONEY – MAKING A SHORT ON A BUDGET

Phil Spencer will discuss the financial challenges of making a short film and how to overcome them. 

WORKSHOP: CREATING ATMOSPHERE THROUGH MUSIC

WORKSHOP: CREATING ATMOSPHERE THROUGH MUSIC

Captain Ben Mason (Director of Music Band of the Grenadier Guards) and Lance Sergeant Ian Shepherd (Band of the Grenadier Guards) lead a session on creating atmosphere through musi… 

PRESENTATION & Q&A:  LIVE EVERY MOMENT – CREATING DANCE FOR FILM AND TV AND ADAPTING LIVE DANCE FOR DIGITAL

PRESENTATION & Q&A: LIVE EVERY MOMENT – CREATING DANCE FOR FILM AND TV AND ADAPTING LIVE DANCE FOR DIGITAL

Join Rosie Kay as she talks about working in dance and film, from 5 SOLDIERS to Sunshine on Leith. 

SCREENING:  SOLDIERS’ ARTS ACADEMY FILM NIGHT

SCREENING: SOLDIERS’ ARTS ACADEMY FILM NIGHT

A screening of short films curated by Soldiers’ Arts Academy, hosted by Román Baca. 

WORKSHOP:  A SHORT JOURNEY

WORKSHOP: A SHORT JOURNEY

A unique and insightful look at the journey into film hosted by former Royal Marine Phil Spencer. 

PRESENTATION & Q&A: PROJECTION AND CHOREOGRAPHY

PRESENTATION & Q&A: PROJECTION AND CHOREOGRAPHY

Join Suba Subramaniam to explore the use of projection in dance and theatre productions. 

PRESENTATION & Q&A: THE ARMY PHOTOGRAPHER

PRESENTATION & Q&A: THE ARMY PHOTOGRAPHER

Join Rebecca Brown, the first female soldier to win Army Photographer of the Year, for a conversation about her experiences.