12 week course with tutor Jo Egan. Places are limited; book early to avoid disappointment!


Ever wanted to try your hand at writing a short story, play, poem, novel, or even a memoir? Stop thinking about it and get it down on the page. 

Have you dreamed of being a writer but don’t know how to get started?

Come to Duncairn Arts Centre where Playwright, Jo Egan will help you to develop valuable skills to support your evolution as a writer.

Participants will be encouraged to use this course to explore the practice of being a writer by:

• Looking at techniques, forms, structure, plot, the use of time, action, characterisation used in developing short stories, plays, and poems.

• Exploring ways that a creative journal can be used as a resource for creative thinking, ideas and writings.

• Ways to turn personal exper-ience or historical records into artistic expression.