Your Berlin Story: An Alternative ‘Creative Non-Fiction’ Writing Workshop
Under the guidance of the author, blogger and writer Joseph Pearson this alternative writing workshop explores the German capital through the genre of ‘creative non-fiction’ and essays based on real experiences. The course aims to set a high writing standard and produce work of publication quality.
Come to Berlin, have a great weekend full of good content, and then write it all down as a well-crafted autobiographical piece. Under the guidance of Joseph Pearson, blogger and essayist for institutions like the BBC, this alternative writing workshop explores the German capital through the genre of ‘creative non-fiction’, or essays based on real experiences. We will produce work that aims to be of publication quality.More: https://summer-university.udk-berlin.de/?id=371
Biographical-Documentary Theatre: How to Create Narratives Between Reality and Fiction
This workshop takes the participants’ narratives as the starting point for the artistic process. We will focus on personal and practice-oriented research to put the biographical material in a socio-political context, and to test methods of fictionalization. More: https://summer-university.udk-berlin.de/?id=376
It’s All About... Talking: Curation and Communication in the Performing Arts
Communication is crucial for curators. They communicate online and offline, with artists, the audience, politicians, and colleagues. Surrounding this topic of communication we will learn about the necessary skills from experts, discuss strategies and exchange experiences. The workshop is presented in cooperation with Tanz im August–Berlin’s international festival for contemporary dance. More: https://summer-university.udk-berlin.de/?id=380
Storytelling – An Introduction
The practice of storytelling enhances communicational and presentational skills, develops imagination and the ability to improvise. Participants of this workshop will learn the basic steps of oral storytelling and how they can create a unique voice that enhances their story. More: https://summer-university.udk-berlin.de/?id=369
The Drama Works
This comprehensive four-day workshop guides participants through a series of precisely patterned exercises, which demonstrate the essential elements of the dramatist craft, e.g. character, structure and conflict development.
The Drama Works is suitable for all those with a serious interest in dramatic and performance texts, from beginners to more experienced writers.More: https://summer-university.udk-berlin.de/?id=370