‘Chernobyl’ Producer Sister Partners With Royal Court Theatre – Deadline

Elizabeth Murdoch And jane featherstone‘s Chernobyl the creator Sister Has partnered with the Royal Court Theater to discover the next generation of TV and theater writers.

Sister said the “three-year partnership” acknowledges the interconnectedness of UK TV and theatre, and is designed to “discover, nurture and commission new and emerging voices.”

A series of writers’ workshops to generate new plays will be developed and produced in collaboration with Sister at the Royal Court, also a prolific transatlantic play producer. it’s going to hurt, landscapers And Giri / Haji.

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Featherstone said, “We are incredibly fortunate in the UK television and film industry to be able to turn to theater as a rich source of fantastic writing talent.” “This partnership with The Royal Court is born out of shared creative values ​​and a desire to make a genuine commitment to supporting the best new writing theater talent.”

The move is not Sister’s first foray outside the TV sector, having taken a 40% stake in iconic London theater and live music venue Koko late last year.