Author Archives: Conor McKee

About Conor McKee

Conor McKee is a Manchester-based playwright from Northern Ireland. Over the years, he has had plays workshopped and performed at Contact, The Lowry, Royal Exchange Studio (as part of Blue), The 24:7 Theatre Festival, Salford Arts Theatre and The Yard in Hulme. He was Tinderbox writer on attachment 2009-2010, and his play Burnt toured nationally at the end of 2010. His next play, Thrasher, is set for a full production in the Royal Exchange Studio and a subsequent tour.

Sticky: Scriptworks

Scriptworks is an actor driven script development group. We currently operate in partnership with Contact, Manchester and with Oldham Coliseum & Oldham Library Studio. Writers bring scripts which are cold read by professional actors, with a guided workshop afterwards. The sessions … Continue reading

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Scriptworks Jan-April 2015

Venue: Contact, Manchester Details to be announced.

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Scriptworks Autumn 2014

Venue: Oldham Coliseum, Oldham Library Studio Address: Oldham Library & Lifelong Learning Centre, Greaves Street, Oldham, OL1 1AL Directions: For the purposes of using a Sat Nav, please use the postcode OL1 1AL. If you are travelling to Oldham via Metrolink your nearest stop is … Continue reading

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Scriptworks Autumn 2013

List of Bookings Autumn 2013 c= confirmed, tbc=to be confirmed (may still be available, please enquire) res= reserve stg= stage directions 14 Oct – COMPLETE – Writer – Amir Rahimzadeh (c) Actors required  -1f, 2m Female –  Katherine Lunney (tbc), … Continue reading

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Scriptworks 2013

Scriptworks is currently brewing up some new ideas for winter 2013. These include increased development for actors and regular attendees as well as a refining of the current writer development process. Provisional dates for 2013 are Mondays in October and … Continue reading

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Scriptworks Spring 2013

Scriptworks is running the following sessions in the first half of 2013. 11th Feb – Writer: Greg Skulnic – Session Complete 25th Feb – Writer: Alex Cameron – Session Complete 4th Mar – Writers: Gareth Moore – 3 male, 3 … Continue reading

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Scriptworks Session 5th Nov 2012

Writer Booked:  Ushiku Crisafulli Actors Needed: 2 female actors, 4 male actors Actors Booked: Nicole Gaskell (f) Robin Brunskill (f) Kerry Bennett (f, stg dir, 1st reserve) Brennan Reece (m) John Reeves (m, stg dir) Amir Rahimzadeh (m)

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Scriptworks Session 29th Oct 2012

Writer Booked:  David Hynes Actors Required: 5m, 2f Actors Booked:   Ben Jewell (m) Amir Rahimzadeh (m) Dominic Woodward (m) (reserve) Janet Thompson (f) Robin Brunskill (f) Stephanie Greer (f)

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Scriptworks Session 22nd Oct 2012

Writer Booked: John Waterhouse Actors Booked: 3m, 3f  Nicole Gaskell (tbc) Dominic Woodward Ben Rigby Leni Murphy Alastair Zyggu

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Scriptworks Session 1st Oct 2012

  Writer Booked: David Spencer Actors Booked: (4/5m, 2/3f) Julian Hill, James Patrick, Amir Rahimzadeh, Alastair Zyggu, Ben Rigby (stg dir) Jyothi Kuna, Katie Boltain, Jennifer Edwards,

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