The Hedge School Creative Writing Workshops - Bringing your story to life.
These workshops are intended for those working on or hoping to work on novels, short stories, memoir. The workshops may also be of interest to people working on theatre pieces.
Please bring writing materials.
Morning 1 : Finding a story : Looking at the places in which we find stories to tell; creating credible characters; using your voice. Facilitator Angela Keogh
Morning 2 : Telling a story: Examining the structure of a story through the creation of plot, dialogue and the arc of the narrative. Facilitator John MacKenna
Morning 3 : Getting the story to an audience: We'll look at editing; finding an agent/publisher; self-publication and reading for an audience.
Tickets €150.00 (inc. booking fee)
(No single day tickets)
Playwright Frances Harney will guide you through the various elements required to produce a written piece for on stage performance. The workshop will cover all areas including:
-building on an initial idea
-creating an outline of the plot
-establishing a context/setting/time
-choosing a genre
-considering a theme
-working on dialogue and tone
-deciding on structure
-making directional notes
-questions and answers.
Tickets €50 (inc. booking fee)
In this workshop, embodiment coach David Delaney will explore a whole body approach to the creative process, helping you to create your own embodied toolkit for your work.
If you struggle with creative anxiety, procrastination, imposter syndrome, overwhelm or you're just looking to approach your work in new and creative ways, this workshop is for you.