UK GHOST STORY FESTIVAL QUAD, Derby and Museum at The Wardwick, Derby 29th November-1st December Individual event tickets and day/weekend passes available Join us this winter for a weekend celebration of one of the most beloved forms of fiction – the ghost story. From..
Character Development With Lesley Parr Thursday 19th September, 7:00pm - 9:00pm This interactive workshop offers the opportunity to create interesting, engaging characters. using writing tips and practical activities, Lesley will help you develop characters that readers..
From Idea To Publication With Alex Davis Wednesdays, 4th September - 23rd October, 6:30pm - 9:00pm QUAD’s most popular writing course ever returns due to popular demand! This eight-week course covers all the fundamentals of creative writing as well as taking a look at ..
Delivering Strong Dialogue With Alex Davis Thursday 15th August, 2:00pm - 4:00pm Or 7:00pm - 9:00pm One of the key challenges for any writer is developing dialogue that establishes character, captures realism and moves the plot along. but how can your character conversation..
Introduction To Free Writing With Charlotte Baker Thursday 18th July, 2:00pm-4:00pm Or 7:00pm - 9:00pm This session will examine the usefulness of free writing, both in terms of the benefits to a person’s wellbeing and also to the quality of writing output. the session..
EDGE-LIT 8 SATURDAY 13TH JULY 2019, 10AM-8PM QUAD, Market Place, Derby Tickets £30 including access to all sessions and goodie bag from QUAD Box Office on 01332 290606 or book online at https://www.derbyquad.co.uk/whats-on/events/edge-lit-8 CONFIRMED GUESTS OF HONOUR:..
EDITING MASTERCLASS With Mahsuda Snaith Saturday 25th May, 10am-4pm Tickets £36 from QUAD Box Office on 01332 290606 or from https://www.derbyquad.co.uk/whats-on/adults/editing-masterclass On this jam-packed one day course, award-winning novelist and short-story write..
Fantastic Worlds: Successful world-building for Science Fiction, Fantasy, and Horror writers With Ruth De Haas Saturday 26th Jan, 2pm-5pm Tickets £13, £12 members/conc from QUAD Box Office or from https://www.derbyquad.co.uk/whats-on/adults/writing-fantastic-worlds..
HOW TO GET AN AGENT With Alex Davis Wednesdays 23rd Jan-Wednesday 13th Feb, 7pm-9pm Tickets £50/£40 members/conc from QUAD Box Office or from https://www.derbyquad.co.uk/whats-on/adults/how-get-agent Finishing a novel means facing a world of queries, agents, syn..
Fantastic Plots and Players: How to create exciting plots and memorable characters in Science Fiction, Fantasy, and Horror fiction With Ruth De Haas Saturday 19th Jan, 2pm-5pm Tickets £13, £12 members/conc from QUAD Box Office or from https://www.derbyquad.co.uk/wh..
Writing Fantastic Tales: An Introduction to writing Science Fiction, Fantasy, and Horror With Ruth De Haas Saturday 12th Jan, 2pm-5pm Tickets £13, £12 members/conc from QUAD Box Office or from https://www.derbyquad.co.uk/whats-on/adults/writing-fantastic-tales I..
HOW TO WRITE A NOVEL With Alex Davis Thursday 10th Jan, 1:00pm-3:00pm (Afternoon session), Tickets £8 from QUAD Box Office on 01332 290606 or from https://www.derbyquad.co.uk/whats-on/adults/how-write-novel New year, new you… new book? This session will explore..
CREATIVE WRITING TASTER SESSION With Alex Davis Tuesday 8th Jan, 10:30am-12:30am Tickets £5 from QUAD Box Office on 01332 290606 or from https://www.derbyquad.co.uk/whats-on/adults/creative-writing-taster-session If you’ve ever fancied trying your hand at writin..