Workshop: Write for the Stage! – with David Butler

When: Saturday 28th 2019 10.00-12.00

Where: St. Cronan’s NBS, Vevay Road, Bray, Co. Wicklow

How much: €10 (paid on the day directly to the facilitator)

Drama is the most challenging of all genres. In this workshop we’ll examine: how and where to begin; creating character; dramatic dialogue; power-relationships; and managing tension.

David Butler’s novel City of Dis was shortlisted for the Irish Novel of the Year, 2015. His second poetry collection, All the Barbaric Glass, was published in 2017 by Doire Press, while Arlen House is to bring out his second short story collection in 2019. Literary prizes include the Maria Edgeworth, ITT/Red Line and Fish Award for the short story, the Scottish Community Drama, Cork Arts Theatre and British Theatre Challenge awards for drama, and the Féile Filíochta, Ted McNulty, and Baileborough awards for poetry.

To book, please contact Breda: blfwkshops@gmail.com