The Writers and Directors Workshop based in Cheltenham are offering three more playwrights'workshops on Saturday afternoons. These workshops are given by the playwright Caroline Summerfield. Dates: 14th, 21st and 28th July 2018 Start time 2.00 pm to 4.00 pm Venue: The Suffolk Anthology Bookshop at 17 Suffolk Parade Cheltenham Websites : http://www.theanthology.co.uk/ https://writersanddirectorsworkshop.com/ Topics: Saturday 14th - The ...
Tag: Creative Writing
28th June 2018Alex Cluness
If your novel-in-progress needs a kickstart, some resuscitation, filling-in, taking apart and rejigging, and/or general feedback, this may be the course for you. The week is an opportunity to work in good company and with a very experienced tutor whose first novel-writing course was featured in The Guardian. Max 8 ...
3rd July 2018Alex Cluness
This is a fun workshop for people looking to explore options in their lives. We will learn how to begin a journal, with free-intuitive writing exercises and discussion about our insights. Benefits from journalling include: • a healthful release for feelings and tensions • a place to advise oneself, clarify goals, and make ...
20th August 2018Alex Cluness
WriteClub - The Ideas Generator Monday 8th Oct 2018 7-8:30pm This drop-in session is ideal for recharging and kickstarting your writing ideas. Come and get words flowing, work through blocks, discover fresh projects and generally enjoy writing in the company of some fine writerly companions. We'll guide you through some fabulously devised activities ...
28th August 2018Alex Cluness
"If we surrendered to earth's intelligence we could rise up rooted, like trees." - Rainer Maria Rilke, Rilke's Book of Hours: Love Poems to God These creative informal guided sessions offer dedicated time to: Think about and develop your poetry practice indoors and outdoors, unblock your imagination, enjoy community with other poets and ...
10th September 2018Alex Cluness
Work in Progress Thursdays 17th, 31st Jan, 14th, 28th Feb and 14th 28th March 7-9pm This series of six sessions is designed to help you develop a piece of creative prose writing - short stories, novel extracts and memoir all welcome. With regular meetings, small workshop groups and (super strict!) deadlines, we'll help ...
Writing Resolutions Saturday 19th Jan 2019 10am-4pm Get set for a fantastic year of writing with this one-day goal setting workshop that's pack with inspiring ideas, great advice and plenty of cheerleading (no pom poms though, sorry!). We'll help you set your writing resolutions for 2019, getting you focused on what it is ...
Curious about writing for radio? Not sure if your writing would work on radio? What is a soundscape? What does a radio script look like? How do you avoid an information dump? Want to send your play to the BBC? What are they looking for? Come and experiment with the specific set of writing skills you’ll ...
Curious about writing for radio? Not sure how to start? What is a soundscape? What does a radio script look like? Want to send your play to the BBC? What are they looking for? Come and experiment with the specific set of writing skills you’ll need to get your work heard. We'll examine ...
Are you looking to start writing your novel and need help getting words down on the page? Perhaps you are half way through your story and are finding it difficult to get to the end. Could you use some useful hints and tips to maintain a regular writing practice? The Structuring ...
31st October 2018Alex Cluness