The Play is the Thing: Page to Stage

With Conor Montague
Weds 18 April to Weds 4 July

Explores the fundamental techniques of writing for stage: dialogue, character, structure, story and performance. A hands-on course with emphasis on practical and critical exercises. You will have a chance to read and respond to published work, and use it as a source of inspiration as you begin to produce your own dramatic writing, through in-class exercises and assignments.

Fail Better: Writing Fiction

With Conor Montague

Weds 18 April to Weds 4 July  19:40 Hammersmith

A workshop-based course with an emphasis on writers producing quality fiction in a supportive and inspiring collaborative environment.  Through analysis of published work and the work of fellow writers in the group we will develop our understanding of what it takes to produce publishable fiction.

Fail Better: Writing Fiction

With Conor Montague

Thurs 19 April to Thurs 5 July                 18:30 Tottenham Ct Rd

A workshop-based course with an emphasis on writers producing quality fiction in a supportive and inspiring collaborative environment.  Through analysis of published work and the work of fellow writers in the group we will develop our understanding of what it takes to produce publishable fiction.

Create art at lunchtime

With Sue McQueen

Thurs 17 May, 13:00 to 14:30           Gower St. Waterstones

Join artist Sue McQueen in creating art in a lunchtime at her 'Words and Pictures' exhibition.  Sue will facilitate a fun session where you will work with others to create pieces of art inspired by words.

Ekphrasis - write fiction inspired by art

With Conor Montague

Sunday 20 May, 12:00 to 17:30           Gower St. Waterstones

A fun and productive afternoon creating ekphrastic fiction - fiction inspired by art.  At the 'Words and Pictures' exhibition by London artist Sue McQueen, Conor will guide and support writers to create short/flash fiction inspired by Sue's art.

Ekphrasis - write poetry inspired by art

With Sharon Morris

Thurs 24 May, 13:00 to 14:30           Gower St. Waterstones

A fun and educational lunch time looking at ekphrastic poetry - poetry inspired art.  At the 'Words and Pictures' exhibition by London artist Sue McQueen, Sharon will guide and support writers to create new poetry inspired by Sue's art.

Ekphrasis - write poetry inspired by art

With Barbara Marsh

Sun 03 June, 12:00 to 17:30              Gower St. Waterstones

A fun and productive afternoon to create ekphrastic poetry - poetry inspired art.  At the 'Words and Pictures' exhibition by London artist Sue McQueen, Barbara will guide and support writers to create new poetry inspired by Sue's art.