Spring Workshop: Stratford
May
18
Jun 22

Spring Workshop: Stratford

  • Performing Arts Lounge

A 6-week memoir writing workshop at the Performing Arts Lodge in Stratford, Ontario. A detailed description can be found on the Workshops page.

You may register here.

Spring Workshop: ONLINE
May
18
Jun 22

Spring Workshop: ONLINE

Thursdays, 4 - 6pm (Eastern Standard Time)

For details on how an online course works (it's easier and more pleasant than you might imagine!), please visit the Online Workshops page. For a workshop description, including dates and prices, please visit the Writing Workshops page. To register, click here. Notes: Times are Eastern Standard Time.

France: Writing Retreat
Sep
24
Sep 30

France: Writing Retreat

  • Chateau Marcoux

It doesn't get better than this: an idyllic week in a French château with daily memoir writing workshops, delicious meals and a 360-degree view of the surrounding countryside. Please see the full page for all the inspiring details.


Reading: Saint John, NB
Mar
1
7:00 pm19:00

Reading: Saint John, NB

  • Ganong Hall Lecture Theatre

As part of the Lorenzo Reading Series at the University of New Brunswick, Alison will be doing reading from Confessions of a Fairy's Daughter followed by a Q&A.

A performance of the Confessions of a Fairy's Daughter solo play will take place the following evening at the Imperial Theatre in Saint John.

Workshop: Galle, Sri Lanka
Jan
12
2:00 pm14:00

Workshop: Galle, Sri Lanka

Join Alison Wearing to explore the lyricism and rhythm of literature through the body. No formal singing or dance experience required, though a willingness to participate in both is essential! Texts will be supplied and created within the workshop. This promises to be a fun and engaging event. Please see the Festival website for details.

Reading: Stratford, ON
Oct
22
11:00 am11:00

Reading: Stratford, ON

  • The Prune Restaurant

As part of the Stratford Literary Festival, Alison will be reading from Confessions of a Fairy's Daughter along with Farzana Doctor. The readings will be followed by lunch.

Details available from the Festival website.

Tickets: $50 (includes lunch at the Prune Restaurant)

 

Performance: Guelph, ON
Oct
19
8:00 pm20:00

Performance: Guelph, ON

  • CHANGE OF VENUE: Massey Hall (Lower)

As part of her appointment as writer-in-residence at the University of Guelph, Alison will be offering a performance of Confessions of a Fairy's Daughter to theatre students and members of the public free of charge. General admission. No tickets required.

PLEASE NOTE CHANGE OF VENUE

Writer-in-Residence
Sep
8
Dec 16

Writer-in-Residence

  • University of Guelph

Alison has been appointed the Writer-in-Residence at the University of Guelph's in the School of English and Theatre Studies for the Fall 2016 term. In addition to offering guest lectures and a public reading, the Writer-in-Residence acts as a resource and mentor for creative writing students.

Performance: Huntsville, ON
Jul
8
7:30 pm19:30

Performance: Huntsville, ON

  • Algonquin Theatre

As part of the Huntsville Festival of the Arts, Alison will be giving a performance of Confessions of a Fairy's Daughter.

For tickets, please visit the Festival Website.

Books will be for sale following the performance.

Performance: Haida Gwaii, BC
May
7
7:30 pm19:30

Performance: Haida Gwaii, BC

  • queen charlotte, BC

At the invitation of the Haida Gwaii Arts Council, Alison will be giving 2 performances of the Confessions of a Fairy's Daughter show on the majestic islands of Haida Gwaii.