Murder Manor – Episode 1

Wednesday 30 September 2020

11:00 am



Murder Manor is a drama created by members of Activate Youth Theatre as part of READ ON

A murder has taken place in the West of America. Ms. Cynthis Van Der Bolt has been brutally murdered in her home. Two detectives must work together to piece together the evidence and solve the case …

Murder Manor is a five-part drama, devised, written and performed by members of Activate Youth Theatre, with support and mentoring from Dave Lordan as part of READ ON.  The participants were mentored to create a concept for their piece, device and write a script, record the scenes, edit the recordings, contribute to the sound design and distribute the final product.

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READ ON is a 48-month European project which is being delivered through 7 partner organisations across 6 EU countries; Ireland, Italy, Norway, Portugal, Spain and the United Kingdom. READ ON is undertaken with the support of the Creative Europe programme of the European Union and the Arts Council.

Activities include Reading Programmes, Creative Writing, Interviewing, Literature and Cultural Identity, Graphic Novels, Illustration, Training for Professionals, Audience Development and Multimedia. The project commenced in June 2017.

The Youthcast activity aims to provide support and training to facilitate young people to create, record and share their new creative work using multimedia technology.

Artists: Activate Youth Theatre Dave Lordan Murder Manor Cast


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