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Short Play Writing Workshop
April 5, 2017 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm$20
Tristram is Newcastle’s master of the Short Play and this year we are very pleased to announce that he will be running a workshop for us. So, if you have been thinking of entering a script and are not sure where to start, or if you have been writing for a while and would like to hone your skills please also come along.
Date: Wednesday 5 April
Time: 6.30 to 8.30pm
Venue: The Pump House School of Design
24 Greenway Street Wickham
Maximum number of participants: 20
The Workshop will cover:-
Statement – What do you want your play to say?
Setting – What settings work best for short plays?
Characters – How do characters’ desires and conflicts drive a story?
Story Structure – What are the general rules of story structure, and which parts are most important in short plays?
Dialogue – How do we capture our ideas in engaging, driven dialogue?) and
Writing Process – How many drafts and how much re-writing is required?
The Festival Director Kate Dun will also present information on the venues, entering, and answer any questions you have about Micro Theatre.