Thought to Word Writing Workshop with author Kathy Foster - August 3rd, 9-11am
Author Kathy Foster will engage participants in a series of writing exercises intended to build writing skill and confidence. Writing exercises will include prompts from the author's book Somewhere in the Silence. Attendees will learn the differences between prose and poetry, and gain confidence in their ability to turn their thoughts into meaningful written word. All attendees will receive a copy of the author's book.
Cost is $30 per participant and registration in advance is required.
Storytelling Workshop, Parts 1 and 2 with author and screenplay writer P. S. Broaddus - August 7 & 8, 9-11am
This summer, during the live Screenwriting Workshop, author and screenwriter P.S. Broaddus discusses and teaches you how to invent vivid characters, write realistic dialogue, and turn your experiences into stories people will love and enjoy. He will discuss story structure, creating compelling characters, archetypes, the hero's journey, correct script form, and more. Participants attend either workshop (Part One OR Part Two) but will also learn new material at each workshop if choosing to attend BOTH.
Cost is $25 per participant and participants may register for either part or both. Registration in advance is required.
Stage Presentation with Laura Roberts, owner of Creative Artists Think Tank - August 10, 9-11am
Laura Roberts, owner of Creative Artists Think Tank (C.A.T.T.), will use her extensive background in musical theatre to teach participants how to present themselves with confidence, whether they are performing their own work or someone else's. The workshop will include techniques for overcoming stage fright, stage presence, and developing a conversational tone. Please bring a short reading to work on or choose from a small selection at the workshop.
Cost is $30 per participant and registration is required in advance.
An Introduction to Traditional & Indie Publishing - May 20th, 2019 with P. S. Broaddus
Foundations of Writing with NYT Best Selling Author Beth Revis - May 21st, 2019
Finding Your Authentic Voice: A Writing Workshop with Christina Xiong, Author - May 25th, 2019