June 12th at Marshall Lyon County Library from 4 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.
A free opportunity to network with other creative people in the area. Be sure to register!
The Challenge: Write a piece in 5 parts.
The Schedule: Each month through June, participants will share their progress at the monthly meeting.
The (tentative) Goal: To share these pieces through a cerial zine which will be created monthly and distributed locally.
The Festival will be March 10th, 2018 at the Marshall-Lyon County Library. Rehearsal starts at 10am. Showtime is 7pm.
MASC may choose a show from this Festival to participate in the statewide festival on August 18, 2018 in Cloquet, MN.
To submit your entry or if you have questions, contact Bob Schwoch by Email at email@example.com or regular mail: MASC, P.O. Box 321, Marshall, MN 56258.
Deadline for submissions is February 15th.
At our last meeting, we decided to challenge each other to write 5 parts of a serial by January 16th. Feel free to join us in the challenge. Come to our next meeting on November 21st if you would like to share your progress.
To get started, check out these links:
In previous sessions, we’ve looked at a few of the individual ingredients necessary to building bricks which will endure in our writing. Now, in the third chapter, Le Guin asks us to look at the bricks themselves- sentences. In doing so, she draws our attention to how much power each sentence has. Continue reading Steering the Craft: Session 3
As some of us may be aware, the start of Camp NaNoWriMo is quickly approaching. One of the points which differentiates Camp from a typical (November) NaNo season is the flexibility built in. Continue reading Help Requested
MACTFest is offering would-be playwrites a workshop on Saturday, March 4th, from 9 a.m. to 10:15 a.m. at Schwan’s Community Center for the Performing Arts (located at Marshall High School). Greg Abbott will be running the workshop. There is a $10 fee to attend.
Check out the other workshops and performances that the Minnesota Association of Community Theaters Festival is bringing to Marshall by clicking here. Our very own Marshall Area Stage Company is hosting the festival this year!
WHERE Marshall-Lyon County Library
WHEN February 21st 6-7:30 p.m.
If you are looking for a prompt to get you writing, Jennifer has shared her prompt list.
Some of us are working our way through Steering the Craft by Ursula LeGuin. If you’d like to try the latest session, you can find it here.
Interested WordPress? A local user group is forming at the Marshall-Lyon County Library on the second Tuesday of every month.