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Giving Voice to Ancestors, Georgina Lock, West Bridgford Library
21 March, 2:30 pm–4:30 pm| £10
On Thursday 21st March 2019, 2:30pm to 4:30pm at West Bridgford Library. This two-hour workshop, led by scriptwriter Georgina Lock, explores the writing of dramatic monologues for characters from history, including local, family and personal history.The workshop features drama improvisation exercises designed to increase creativity, confidence in communicating and understanding of character and narrative. Participants will also experiment with writing exercises, facilitating their drafting of dramatic monologues for characters who intrigue them. There will be feedback on work in progress. Dr Georgina Lock has directed and acted for theatre and made short films. She designed the first scriptwriting programmes at Nottingham Trent University and taught them for fifteen years. Georgina now focuses on writing, particularly writing and historical research about creative women.