Pan Pan Theatre Mentorship Workshop
Saturday May 28, 2:00pm
Tickets: Admission Free
Space is limited
Call 415-399-9554 to RSVP.
Suitable for active theatre makers or students who are engaged in making their own theatre projects. Participants should arrive with some information on an upcoming theatre project they are going to work on in the future. Over the course of the workshop the various ideas for projects will be discussed with Gavin Quinn who will act as an informal mentor to the participants.
Gavin Quinn is a graduate of the Samuel Beckett Centre, Trinity College Dublin. He is, with Aedín Cosgrove, co-founder and joint artistic director of Pan Pan Theatre. He has directed all Pan Pan Theatre productions along with a number of operas for Opera Theatre Company and Opera Ireland. Quinn and Pan Pan regularly bring shows to world renowned venues & festivals such as Edinburgh International Festival BAM, Sydney Festival, Melbourne Festival, PICA, Beijing Pioneer Theatre & PS122. Recent productions include The Rehearsal, Playing the Dane (Winner of Best Production & Best Set Design Irish Times Theatre Awards 2011), All That Fall (Winner of Best Sound Design & Best Lighting Design, Irish Times Theatre Awards 2012) & Embers (Winner of Best Set Design Irish Times Theatre Awards 2013). In 2015 Gavin will make his directing debut at the Abbey Theatre with Midsummer’s Night Dream. Gavin is also a board member of the Irish Theatre Institute.