Henry Asplin

Writer

Level
Mid Level
Location
London, United Kingdom
Availability
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Professions
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About me

I'm currently completing my final year of a Theatre Arts BA at Goldsmiths university in south east London. I'm a creative director of the theatre company Long Boy Theatre and have a background in directing and writing for theatre, having seen my work shortlisted for the London Student Drama festival and performed at the Camden and Edinburgh fringe festivals. I have experience in designing concepts for arts events, event coordination and management.

Skills

  • Arts Writing
  • Devised Theatre
  • Directing Theatre
  • Event Coordination
  • Event Concept
  • Analytical Writing
  • Music Composition
  • Creative Events
  • Art Events

Work history

Currently

Creative Director

Long Boy Theatre

Sep 2016
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Full Time
  • I work as a creative director for Long Boy Theatre, a fringe theatre company based in south east London. I write and co-direct work whilst developing and conceptualising shows and events.

Currently

Content Supervisor

Goldsmiths Student Union

Sep 2016
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Full Time
  • I'm currently working as a Duty Manager at Goldsmiths Student Union, running and managing a bar and a team whilst helping clients and students with the running and management of their events. This flexible role also sees me designing and running events for students.

2016

Creative Director

Toad Pit Theatre

Sep 2015 - Sep 2016
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Full Time
  • I worked as a creative director for fringe theatre company Toad Pit Theatre, writing and directing work that was shortlisted for the London Student Drama festival and that went on to be performed at the Camden and Edinburgh fringe festivals.

2015

Stagehand

YouMeBumBumTrain

Sep 2015 - Oct 2015
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Internship
  • I had the opportunity to gain experience assistant managing a stage at the west end production of YouMeBumBumTrain, an immersive theatre experience that gained multiple five star reviews.

2016

Event Coordinator

Goldsmiths Student Union

Sep 2015 - Sep 2016
  • Full Time
  • This flexible role required me to conceptualise, manage and host a variety of weekly arts and music events for students. This developed my skills in designing an event to a brief and realising that vision.

Education

Currently

BA Drama and Theatre Arts

Goldsmiths University

Sep 2014
  • London, United Kingdom