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
15
Sep 21

France: Writing Retreat

Owing to popular demand, this second retreat has just been made available!

Hosted by Creative Living Retreats at the magnificent Château Marcoux.

Please see the France Retreat page for details and photos, or visit Creative Living Retreat for a full tour of the chateau and to register.

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.