Showing posts from June, 2016

Characters in Motion: Where actors bring new writing life

Join us for a lively workshop as professional actors bring new writing to lifeBrought to you by the team that gives you Stories at the Storey and North West Literary Salon, in collaboration with Emma Rucastle, supported by the Dukes, Off the Page Characters in Motion is a unique workshop opportunity for Creative Writers to see their writing performed in front of an audience and to have their drafts brought to life by professional actors directed by Emma Rucastle of ELART Productions/The Rose Company. The performances are followed by feedback and discussions of issues of process, interpretation, the reader and the development of craft.
What can you expect at a Characters in Motion workshop?Professional writers act out characters in poems, plays, prose and essays, giving life to characters. This process allows writers to see their characters move, to hear them speak and to watch them interact on the stage as interpreted from the page. Prior to the performance, the pieces are read and dis…

Call for True Stories: Stories at the Storey

The Future is NowThe theme for this month’s Stories at the Storey is “The Future.”
Stories about where you thought you would be in 2016, letters to the past, letters to the future or anything in between, we’d like to hear your 3-5 minute true story loosely interpreting the theme “The Future.”
Stories at the Storey is a true story open mic night held at The Storey in Lancaster. It's a lively evening of stories, food and community. We are looking for true stories from writers, readers, storytellers,students: anyone who can tell a good story.
Date: June 30 Location: The Storey Time: 7-8PM Dress: Casual
Message us today to share your true story about tomorrow.  
Have a true story but not able to make it on the day? Email your true story to and we could feature it on our blog, Facebook or Twitter