Linda York attended the 2018 WordTheatre Writers Workshop & Retreat. She sent us some warm words we'd like to share about her experience. "I arrived in idyllic Edale completely depleted of energy, ideas and inspiration, but by the first workshop meeting the next morning, I felt surrounded by like minded friends who had come to Edale [...]
Actor Stephen Tobolowsky talks about how he got his start as an Author in Los Angeles. You can watch Stephen perform one of his stories at WordTheatre's 'Astronauts & Falling Stars' May 6, 2018 in North Hollywood, CA.
Ann Beattie's intimate, observational prose made her a unique voice for the baby boomers of the 1970's and 80's. Her narratives often explore the subtle struggle of her main characters – how they reconcile their bleak home lives with their complex, sometimes paradoxical personal beliefs, desires, and fantasies. "Janus," published in 1985, is Beattie at her best. [...]
Joyce Carol Oates has added her name to the inviting committee of WordTheatre’s July 18th Benefit at Guild Hall in East Hampton, New York which kicks off The Pushcart Prize 40th Anniversary celebrations.