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Opening: 23/03/19 11:00 AM – 4:00 PM | 5

Sat 23 March

Workshop: Writing Comedy

Ages 12 – 19 yrs

11am – 4pm (with an hour for lunch)

Author and screenwriter, Simon James Green gives you his top tips through a series of fast-paced exercises to create and develop character. Designed to allow students to really get to ‘know’ their fictional creations in a way that will bring them to life on the page. Includes guided writing exercises to develop attention grabbing opening lines and comedic scenes.

Whether its poetry, prose, a short story or your debut novel that you’ve ambitions to write – Simon will have some useful insights for you.

Simon James Green is an author and screenwriter. His debut novel for young adults, Noah Can’t Even, was published by Scholastic in May 2017, followed by the sequel, Noah Could Never, in June 2018. The books have also been optioned for TV by Urban Myth Films. Simon’s screen credits include co-writing feature-length rom-com Rules of Love (BBC), and a short stint directing Hollyoaks (C4).

Tickets:           £5

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