Schools Day 1: Bookworms (8-11 year olds)
Thursday 10th October, 09:30-14:45, Main Marquee and other venues,
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Our lively workshops for 8-11 year olds will be run by a multi-talented quintet of writers and artists: Liz Kessler, Matt Windle, Sue Field, Anna Chorlton and Martin Brown.
Workshop: Glenn Waldron on Writing Plays
Saturday 12th October, 10:00-13:00, Stone Barn
Join Devon-born playwright and screenwriter Glenn Waldron for a fun, practical workshop exploring the basics of playwriting. Whether you have an idea but haven’t got round to developing it or want to find some initial inspiration, Glenn will help you explore how to get it out of your head and on the page – from character to stage and setting.
Workshop: Writing for Children and Young Adults
Saturday 12th October, 14:00-17:00, Stone Barn
In this practical writing workshop New York Times bestselling author Liz Kessler will present a range of writing exercises designed to spark the imagination and explore a variety of voices, points of view and writing styles. The focus will be on writing, sharing and having fun!
Workshop: Cornish in Three Hours
Sunday 13th October, 14:00-17:00, Stone Barn
Dismissed by some as a long dead language, cherished by others for its lyric potential, Cornish is undergoing a revival in which enthusiast and experienced tutor, Mark Trevethan is here to help you share. In three hours he’ll give you a whistle-stop tour of the language, its sounds, constructions and charms and will aim to send you away determined to sign up for a regular class.