This is GOOD: A new initiative for Victoria’s creative workers

This is GOOD: A new initiative for Victoria’s creative workers Media Release Picture a private coffee shop with a big rustic table and a warm-industrial feel, tucked away down a tree-lined courtyard on the edge of the Chinatown District and you start to get a sense of what it feels like to attend an event at GOOD. Offering workshops, intensives, classes, retreats, co-working sessions, and one-on-one creative consults alongside community … [Read more...]

The Playwright’s Workshop. Interview with Charles Tidler.

The Playwright's Workshop. Interview with Charles Tidler. The next Playwright's Workshop begins in early October. This user-friendly, project-oriented ten-week workshop is designed for beginning and emerging playwrights. Many of shows you’ve come to know and love started here. If you too would like to nurture your inner playwright, contact cltidler@shaw.ca You’ve been teaching playwriting for over 2 decades at the college and university … [Read more...]

Word Camp Victoria 2013 Presentation: Blogging to Build Community, Online and Off

I’m honoured to be speaking at the fifth Word Camp Victoria on January 12th, 2013. It’s a labour of love for Paul Holmes and a way for the community of WordPress enthusiasts and developers to give back. When I approached blogging in the mid 2000s I couldn’t imagine having enough to say. Then I started using Twitter in April 2009, posting tweets of interest to me - mainly regarding the performing arts and community building initiatives in … [Read more...]