Masterclass: Introduction to Directing with Katie Mitchell

Masterclass: Introduction to Directing with Katie Mitchell

Online Masterclass: Introduction to Directing Practice with Katie Mitchell

Join award-winning director Katie Mitchell as she shares some of her practice through practical exercises and conversations that will you an insight into her directing process. This session will introduce you to some of Katie’s techniques and talk through ways in which you might like to incorporate them into your own work.

This session will run online via Zoom on Sat 27 Feb, 2-5pm and is open to anyone aged 18+ who has already had some directing experience and would like to build on this. You should have directed at least one production ​yourself.

Due to the ongoing lockdown and the extraordinary challenging position theatre makers have found themselves in, we're offering this masterclass for free. We have a limited number of places available so you will need to apply to take part. We are prioritising those who identify as emerging theatre makers and those who live in East London.

Applications to participate are now closed.

Applications close: Fri 19 Feb, 6pm
Confirmation of places: Mon 22 Feb

The workshop will be captioned and a BSL interpretor will be available if needed. Please let us know if you have any access requirements in your application.

If you have any questions about the workshop then please email


Photo: Stephen Cummiskey

Katie Mitchell's credits include:
Theatre: Cleansed, Sleeping Men, Reisende auf einem BeinHappy DaysEverything Else You Know from the Movies4.48 PsychosisLa Maladie de la MortAnatomy of a Suicide2071Ten Billion, The MaidsShadows Eurydice SpeaksHansel & Gretel, A Woman Killed with KindnessCleansedOphelia’s RoomThe Cherry OrchardLungs, The Yellow WallpaperThe Forbidden Zone, A Sorrow Beyond Dreams, Say it with Flowers, The Trial of Ubu, Night Train, Rings of Saturn, Waves.

Opera: Jenufa, Ariande Auf NaxosPelleas et MelisandeAlcinaTrauernachtThe House Taken Over, Lessons in Love and ViolenceLucia di LammermoorClemency, MirandaThe Way Back HomeLe Vin Herbe, Written on Skin, Al Gran Sole Carico D’Amore, Orest

you May Also Like...

  • Hello, my name is Rebecca and I'm a hysterical woman. From Plato to Freud, witches to suffragettes, discover everything...

     12:00 PM

  • Red Riding Hood 2021/2022

    Sat 20 Nov 2021 - Sat 08 Jan 2022

    On Stage

    **Please note that our panto RED RIDING HOOD is taking place in Nov 2021 - Jan 2022** Come on a festive adventure at Stratford East and follow the th...

     Various Times

  • After having to cancel our production of WELCOME TO IRAN in April 2020, we are thrilled that a new version has been spec...

     7:30 PM

Cookies on our website

Stratford has updated its cookie policy. We use cookies to ensure that we give you the best experience on our website. This includes cookies from third party social media websites. Such third party cookies may track your use on our website. If you continue without changing your settings, we'll assume that you are happy to receive all cookies. However, you can change your cookie settings at any time.