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Get creative at this year’s Literature Festival

Want to develop your analytical skills? Fancy honing your writing? Maybe you’re just after some quick tips to cope as a creative. Or even want to perform some of your own work to an audience!

Whatever you’re after, there are plenty of events to get the creative juices flowing at this year’s festival.

On Stage Deborah Henry-Pollard: 5 Top Tips for Coping as a Creative
Garret Theatre

Deborah Henry-Pollard’s self-help book looks at the excuses which stop artists fulfilling their potential. Whether it is myths or mindsets holding them back, Deborah offers simple, practical advice and inspiring ideas to take artists to the next level.

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Activities How to Get Started as a Writer Right Now
Garret Theatre

Chester-based writer and university lecturer David Atkinson will lead a hands-on workshop to help you translate your idea into writing — and…

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Activities Beginner’s Guide to Art Criticism
Garret Theatre

Love art? Love reading – and talking – about art? Take a crash-course in criticism with critic Laura Robertson, where you’ll come away with a memorable criticism toolkit to put into practice next time you’re in the gallery.

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On Stage New Voices Chester
Garret Theatre

Storyhouse is proud to showcase local authors’ work. Come along and hear a group of authors speak about their latest publications.

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Festival Chester Literature Festival 2022
Storyhouse

Storyhouse’s annual festival of words and ideas returns this coming autumn.

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