Sands Hall to discuss the craft of writing and creating a scene | TheUnion.com
YOUR AD HERE »

Sands Hall to discuss the craft of writing and creating a scene

Playwright, director and author Sands Hall will speak on “Writer’s Craft and Creating a Scene” Wednesday at the library.

Hall is an affiliate artist with the local Foothill Theatre Company, where she frequently directs – mostly recently, the world premiere of “Strange Sightings in the Great Southwest.”

Acting and directing helps her in writing, especially with character development and dialogue. This is apparent in her best-selling novel “Catching Heaven.” Hall also writes nonfiction, including one on writing titled “Tools of the Writer’s Craft.”



An accomplished teacher (she teaches at the Iowa Summer Writing Festival and Squaw Valley Community of Writers), Hall will begin her presentation at 7 p.m. at the Madelyn Helling Library Community Room, 980 Helling Way, Nevada City. There is no charge.

Contact Chuck Jaffee at 265-2982 or go online at http://www.sierrawriters.org for more information.


Support Local Journalism


Support Local Journalism

Readers around Grass Valley and Nevada County make The Union’s work possible. Your financial contribution supports our efforts to deliver quality, locally relevant journalism.

Now more than ever, your support is critical to help us keep our community informed about the evolving coronavirus pandemic and the impact it is having locally. Every contribution, however large or small, will make a difference.

Your donation will help us continue to cover COVID-19 and our other vital local news.

 

Start a dialogue, stay on topic and be civil.
If you don't follow the rules, your comment may be deleted.

User Legend: iconModerator iconTrusted User


News

Woman testifies in sexual abuse case

|

Witness testimony and opening statements were presented Tuesday in the trial of a former Nevada City man who is accused of sexually abusing a girl for a period of several years, starting when she was…



See more