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Short Play Writing Workshop

April 5, 2017 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Presented by Tristram Baumber

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
Cost:    $20
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.

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April 5, 2017
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
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Pumphouse School of Design
24 Greenway Street
Wickham, 2293 Australia
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0438 658 155


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