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Galway Arts Centre Education Courses

Have you ever wanted to write short stories or even try a novel? Have you dreamed of seeing your play on stage, your film on screen, or even stunning audiences with your poetry?

This exciting and highly popular course is now available remotely by video conference, email or phone. You can even participate by post if you wish. Zero technical expertise is required to take part. The course itself introduces participants to the craft of creative writing while working in a range of genres such as sci-fi, crime, horror and realism. We will share work, exchange feedback and discuss routes to publication. Suitable for those seeking a rewarding pastime or as an introduction to an exciting professional career as a creative writer. Includes post-course editorial. Limited places.

Attend via VC, Email, Phone, Post, FLEXI

Start Date Tue 09th Mar 2021 - 8:00 pm
End Date Tue 04th May 2021 - 10:00 pm
Cut off date Tue 09th Mar 2021 - 12:00 am
Capacity 15
Price per person €125.00

Would you like to develop your writing craft and develop your work for publication? Have you been working on a writing project for a while and want to move onto the next level? Explore genres such as comedy, fantasy, memoir and radio writing in this innovative new course for intermediate writers. The course is provided exclusively remotely, by video conference, email or phone. You can even participate by post if you wish. Zero technical expertise is required to take part. We will examine fundamental aspects of the craft, share work and exchange feedback. Includes weekly editorial support and extended post-course feedback and advice. Suitable for writers with some experience or those who have completed 'Creative Writing: Introduction'. Limited Places

Attend via VC, Email, Phone, Post, FLEXI

Start Date Wed 10th Mar 2021 - 8:00 pm
End Date Wed 05th May 2021 - 10:00 pm
Cut off date Wed 10th Mar 2021 - 12:00 am
Capacity 15
Price per person €125.00

This course is designed for those firmly committed to their writing as a hobby or as a career. Writers may have a writing project or projects they wish to work on for the duration of the course. Participants with no specific project may wish to spend the early weeks finalizing their choice of project. Each week, writers can submit sections for workshop and discussion. Projects can be in any genre or medium. Course also includes discussion of songwriting, romance fiction, multiform, video-game writing, writing for the internet and commercial script writing along with elements of writing craft. Alumni of other MKCW courses very welcome. Includes post-course editorial of a complete industry sample or equivalent (up to 10,000 words). Limited Places

Attend via VC, Email, Phone, Post, FLEXI

Start Date Thu 11th Mar 2021 - 8:00 pm
End Date Thu 06th May 2021 - 10:00 pm
Cut off date Thu 11th Mar 2021 - 12:00 am
Capacity 15
Price per person €125.00

This carefully structured course is a general introduction to critically reading some of Ireland's best known literature in the context of a progressing Ireland. 

By the end of the course, participants will have read and discussed a number of Ireland's authors and critically analysed their themes. Irish Literature is an exciting and highly enjoyable new course, which would be ideal for the literary enthusiast or anyone preparing to study English at third level. Limited places.

Attend via Interactive, Email, Phone, Post, FLEXI

 

Start Date Thu 18th Mar 2021 - 6:30 pm
End Date Thu 13th May 2021 - 7:45 pm
Cut off date Thu 18th Mar 2021 - 12:00 am
Capacity 15
Price per person €100.00

Online Remote Workshop 1

Join ink maker Annie Hogg in making botanical Inks for drawing and calligraphy from common hedgerow plants. The workshop will cover the basics and use the simplest of materials.

We are no longer accepting registration for this event

Start Date Tue 09th Feb 2021 - 3:30 pm
End Date Tue 09th Feb 2021 - 5:00 pm
Cut off date Mon 08th Feb 2021 - 12:00 am
Capacity 15
Price per person €40.00

Online Remote Workshop 2

Join ink maker Annie Hogg in making botanical inks for drawing and calligraphy from common hedgerow plants.

This workshop is ideal for those who have completed the Basics and would like to further their ink making

 

We are no longer accepting registration for this event

Start Date Tue 16th Feb 2021 - 3:30 pm
End Date Tue 16th Feb 2021 - 5:00 pm
Cut off date Mon 15th Feb 2021 - 12:00 am
Capacity 15
Price per person €30.00

Online Remote Workshop 3

Join ink maker Annie Hogg in making botanical inks for drawing and calligraphy from common hedgerow plants.

This workshop is ideal for those who have completed the Basics and would like to further their ink making

 

We are no longer accepting registration for this event

Start Date Tue 23rd Feb 2021 - 3:30 pm
End Date Tue 23rd Feb 2021 - 5:00 pm
Cut off date Mon 22nd Feb 2021 - 12:00 am
Capacity 15
Price per person €30.00

Are you an actor who’s wanted to write and perform your own work? Are you a writer who’s always wanted to speak your work aloud? Join actor and writer Michael Curran-Dorsano in a four-week workshop to explore bringing your words to life. A poet, voice over artist and actor, Michael draws on his experience on stage, screen and behind the microphone to help you craft compelling performances.

 

We are no longer accepting registration for this event

Start Date Sun 21st Feb 2021 - 4:00 pm
End Date Sun 14th Mar 2021 - 5:30 pm
Cut off date Sun 21st Feb 2021 - 12:00 am
Capacity 10
Price per person €80.00

Have you ever wanted to write short stories or even try a novel? Have you dreamed of seeing your play on stage, your film on screen, or even stunning audiences with your poetry?

This exciting and highly popular course is now available remotely by video conference, email or phone. You can even participate by post if you wish. Zero technical expertise is required to take part. The course itself introduces participants to the craft of creative writing while working in a range of genres such as sci-fi, crime, horror and realism. We will share work, exchange feedback and discuss routes to publication. Suitable for those seeking a rewarding pastime or as an introduction to an exciting professional career as a creative writer. Includes post-course editorial. Limited places.

Attend via VC, Email, Phone, Post, FLEXI

We are no longer accepting registration for this event

Start Date Tue 12th Jan 2021 - 8:00 pm
End Date Tue 02nd Mar 2021 - 10:00 pm
Cut off date Tue 12th Jan 2021 - 12:00 am
Capacity 15
Price per person €125.00

Would you like to develop your writing craft and develop your work for publication? Have you been working on a writing project for a while and want to move onto the next level? Explore genres such as comedy, fantasy, memoir and radio writing in this innovative new course for intermediate writers. The course is provided exclusively remotely, by video conference, email or phone. You can even participate by post if you wish. Zero technical expertise is required to take part. We will examine fundamental aspects of the craft, share work and exchange feedback. Includes weekly editorial support and extended post-course feedback and advice. Suitable for writers with some experience or those who have completed 'Creative Writing: Introduction'. Limited Places

Attend via VC, Email, Phone, Post, FLEXI

We are no longer accepting registration for this event

Start Date Wed 13th Jan 2021 - 8:00 pm
End Date Wed 03rd Mar 2021 - 10:00 pm
Cut off date Wed 13th Jan 2021 - 12:00 am
Capacity 15
Price per person €125.00

Contact Galway Arts Centre

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 Phone: + 353 (0) 91 565 886
 Fax: + 353 (0)91 568 642
 47 Dominick Street, Galway City

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