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The High School for the Performing and Visual Arts to Host Creative Writing Middle School Workshop
Saturday, November 7, 2015 @ 9:00 am - 2:00 pm$65
WHAT: Middle school students (grades 6-8) in the greater Houston area are invited to attend a Creative Writing Workshop presented by The High School for the Performing and Visual Arts (HSPVA). The annual HSPVA Creative Writing Middle School Workshop provides a unique opportunity for middle school students to participate in an all-day workshop of creative writing skills.
Students will participate in three different interactive sessions covering topics including developing ideas, character and dialogue, narrative structure, poetry and spoken word. There will also be a voluntary open mic reading beginning at 1:15 pm to celebrate the writings of the day that parents are invited to attend.
Houston, TX 77006
WHEN: Saturday, November 7
9 am—2 pm
TICKETS: $65—includes a t-shirt, commemorative pen, notebook, and lunch.
To purchase tickets online, visit http://HSPVAWritingWorkshop.eventbrite.com. For questions, email [email protected], or call the main office at 713-942-1960.
Due to the advanced planning required for this event, HSPVA is unable to offer refunds.
ABOUT: This workshop serves as a fundraiser for the HSPVA Creative Writing Department. The HSPVA Creative Writing Program provides extensive training in various genres of writing, including short story, creative nonfiction, poetry, playwriting and screenwriting. Its students have the opportunity to develop their unique voices through the writing, critiquing, revising and reading of various genres. The students will work and produce their writing in a variety of individual, group, performance, and publishing formats.