The Art House presents

Creative Workshops: Introduction to Directing

21 Aug 2021 Showing at The Art House



This workshop has been POSTPONED to Saturday 21 August. All current ticket holders have been contacted.

All Art House patrons will be seated in line with current NSW Public Health Order guidelines. CLICK HERE to view the current COVID safety measures, updated as legislation changes.

The Art House Creative Workshops 2021
Introduction to Directing with Richard Carroll

Richard Carroll is a director, writer and producer based in Sydney. In 2020, he directed a new production of Rodgers & Hammerstein’s Oklahoma! for Black Swan State Theatre Co, and The Boy, George, a one-person show starring comedian Joel Creasey. In 2019 he directed Monty Python’s Spamalot at Hayes Theatre Co, and Once at Darlinghurst Theatre Co and Merrigong Theatre Co. Monty Python’s Spamalot toured Australia in 2020. Once will return to Darlinghurst Theatre Company for another season in 2021, followed by a tour.

In this workshop, Richard gives a crash course in some fundamentals of directing for the theatre. 

What will be covered:

  • Choosing a show
  • Conceptualising your production
  • Meeting and working with other creatives
  • Auditioning and casting
  • And more!

Participants are encouraged to bring their own ideas for productions they are planning to or would like to direct, so that they can ask questions and come up with practical ideas.

Date/Time: Saturday 21 August, 10AM - 1PM

  • Morning tea and tea/coffee/water will be provided.

Who can attend:

  • Those who are interested in learning the fundamentals of Directing
  • Minimum age 15 years - all ages.


  • $25 - the perfect use for your Dine & Discover vouchers!
  • To use your vouchers to purchase tickets please call our Box Office on 02 4335 1485 during office hours 10AM - 5PM Monday to Friday, or visit us in person.

Numbers will be capped at 15 participants so get in quick to reserve your place!


The Art House
19-21 Margaret Street
Wyong NSW 2259


Sat 21 Aug 2021 - 10AM - 1PM



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