Very exciting. It was lovely to meet the whole team and the read through to kick off served as a great ice breaker. We did a few getting to know you exercises which were useful in sparking debates around young carers, clearly very helpful for the production
We jumped straight into scenes. It was really nice to get the play ‘up on its feet’. It was a little awkward at first as we were getting used to the blocks and negotiating sight lines but we’re working on it
She is more ‘no nonsense’ than I first thought
That there are 2 carers per class in every secondary school class
Engaging with the intensity of the subject matter
The company I have really enjoyed working with everyone !!! we have had lots of laughter as well as work
My lines are quite conversational and so the easiest way for me to learn then was just to keep running the scenes.