George Haddad’s Losing Face, set among a migrant family in Western Sydney, was a publishing sensation. He’ll run a workshop on writing identity, place, and belonging. He will be assisted by Felicity Castagna the author of Girls in Boys’ Cars.
WORKSHOP 2 – WEDNESDAY 1 NOVEMBER 1:30PM
Best-selling author Will Kostakis signed his first book deal whilst in High School after winning the Sydney Morning Herald Young Writer of the Year prize. He’s now the author of several books, as well as writing for news outlets and TV rooms. Will lead participants in a workshop that will cover developing characters and plot in order to write stories in any form. He will be assisted by Felicity Castagna the author of Girls in Boys’ Cars.
WORKSHOP 3 – WEDNESDAY 1 NOVEMBER 4:30PM
SCHOOLS & GENERAL PUBLIC EVENT
Award winning playwright Donna Abela will break down the scriptwriting process.
Donna Abela is an award-winning playwright who grew up in Western Sydney. She has written over 30 original and adapted stage plays for youth, community, independent and mainstream theatre companies.
SHOW CONTENT WARNING
Contains coarse language, violence, sexual themes & themes of domestic violence (not depicted) Please contact our box office for more information.