Red Dress Productions Presents – Promise in the Park: The Write Stuff

red dress productions

8 week creative writing workshop (OCT 26 – DEC 14)
Open to ALL with some or no creative writing experience

JOIN artist and writer Anna Camilleri: for the FREE 8-week creative writing workshop series designed to explore and create tales of promise: to have promise, promise (of spring), and promises made, kept, and broken. Participants will: develop original narratives and poems in a supportive environment that honours all voices and experiences; experiment with collaborative writing; practice creative writing skills through fun exercises; develop an understanding of the editing process; explore storytelling through improvisational techniques; and develop tools for continuing creative writing independently.

LOCATION: St. James Town Community Corner, 200 Wellesley St East
DATES: Monday Evenings October 26th to December 14th
TIME: Monday’s, Studio open at 5pm, workshop 5:30 to 7:30

INSTRUCTOR BIOGRAPHY:
Anna Camilleri has been cultivating a multi-disciplinary arts practice since 1995, incorporating creative writing and performance, visual public art and collaborative and community-engaged practices. Anna’s book works have been widely reviewed, and she has been recognized with awards and distinctions from the LAMBDA Literary Foundation, the Association of Independent Publishers, and the American Library of Congress. Anna has designed and led creative writing workshops for a diversity of communities in many settings including high schools, labour unions, universities, and youth groups.

Promise in the Park is a multidisciplinary project that is cultivating community engagement in arts in Toronto’s inner city Winchester Park and St James Town neighbourhoods.

For more information contact:
Red Dress Productions
Email: [email protected]
Website: www.reddressproductions.org
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