On 17th April, ScriptTank will be returning after our Easter break with The Spark by Ron Fernee. This is the second reading of the latest draft of the play, which was previously read at Script Tank during the Wheat Sheaf Sessions.
The Spark is a drama about a dysfunctional family. It’s a story about love, lust, friendship and football, set at the goal end of a football pitch.
We will be meeting every two weeks until the 24 July for this term of ScriptTank. Currently, our scheduled readings are:
- 17 April – The Spark by Ronald Fermee
- 1 May – May Day Shorts (details below)
- 15 May – Sponges by Urszula Kucharczyk
- 29 May – A play by Melville Lovat
- 10 July – Untitled work by Kate Lock
For our first reading of 2018 on 23 January, we will be hearing Target Man by Mark Starling – one of ScriptTank’s new members.
Target Man follows the story of two professional footballers, both at different stages of their career and lives, and both with secrets. Young star Connor Woodhouse is promoted to the first team at his club and befriends experienced professional Joel Nelson. But when Connor’s new agent proposes something life-changing, he is faced with a big decision. Target Man follows Connor and Joel on both their public and private journeys, exploring themes of identity, mental strength, and the dangers of ambition.
Please arrive at 6.45pm for a 7pm start.
ScriptTank is now on a break for the holidays and will be returning in late January.
The first meeting of the new term will be on Tuesday, 23 January.
Have a good holiday season and New Year.