Mon 1 January 0001 - Sun 3 June 2018
Room 2: Carriageworks Theatre
Join creator of The Book of Darkness & Light Adam Z. Robinson as he guides you through the basics of ghost story writing. Through a series of writing exercises, you'll look at ways into your own gothic short stories, developing and unleashing your skills as a writer.
Beginners and experts alike are welcome.
Adam Z. Robinson is a writer of theatre, short fiction and film. His gothic storytelling show The Book of Darkness & Light has toured twice, playing at more than 50 venues nationally. His latest play, Shivers, is a co-production with Square Chapel Arts Centre and Harrogate Theatres. It premiered at Square Chapel in September 2017, had a short run at Harrogate Theatre in January 2018 and will tour in autumn 2018. Adam co-wrote Seaside Terror with Odd Doll Puppetry, touring in autumn 2017. He wrote the short film The Split (dir. Ed Rigg, starring Edward Hogg - Taboo, Indian Summers) which played at several international film festivals in 2015-17. Adam's play Conscientious toured nationally in 2014. He is the author of several stage productions, including Bad House (co-written with Lucy Arnold, NSDF 2010) and Little Red (Edinburgh Fringe, 2008). He has been leading workshops - independently and with organisations such as First Story and Arvon - for the last seven years.
Could all participants try to read the following two (both free to read online)
"Whistle and I'll Come To You, My Lad"
The Mezzotint by MR James
Adam will also be asking participants to name a favourite ghost story, if they have one.
NSSF Saturday Day Ticket: £30 (includes 2 workshops and 3 events)
NSSF Weekend Ticket: £44.50
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