Thursday, October 27, 2011

DIVE IN-Totally Teen Festival presents a Creative Writing Workshop with Claire Hennessy

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Ever read a story, play or poem and thought ‘I could do better than that!’ Well now’s your chance. Join popular author Claire Hennessy at her Creative Writing Workshop and see just how good you are. Book early as places will fill up fast!

Claire Hennessy is the author of several teenage books including her first, Dear Diary.Claire is currently working on her tenth novel. She likes childrens and young adult fiction, history, feminism, and gifted education. You can find her on Facebook and Twitter.

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Do you want to see your story come to life on the big screen? Well if this is where you ambition lies come along to this workshop where you’ll learn what makes a screen story different and the tips and tricks for writing a winning screenplay. This workshop is really great for any aspiring screenwriters. Give it a go- then enter your completed work in the NOISE Flicks screenwriting competition for NOISE Flicks 2012 (

Vinny Murphy has worked as a writer, director, actor, and composer for film, tv and theatre. He has acted in more than 40 films, directed 11, and composed music for more than 15 titles. He directed and co-wrote the critically acclaimed 1999 feature film‘Accelerator’. In 2001 Vinny was awarded the UIP/FMI Best Director Prize. Recent features include ‘The Disturbed’ by Conor McMahon and Joseph Delond’s award-winning ‘Bitterness’ .