The 2016 WordTheatre Writers Workshop and Retreat was held from June 24 to July 1 in Edale, England, a farming valley located in the region’s peak district. The retreat offered a weeklong fiction workshop led by Pamela Painter, as well as panel discussions, evening salons, dinners, and a performance featuring actors reading short stories. The cost of the conference was £1,275 (approximately $1,823), which included lodging and most meals. Writers submitted the required application form and 10 pages of prose; admissions were made on a rolling basis. Visit the website for an application and more information.
WordTheatre Writers Workshop and Retreat, P.O. Box 1981, Studio City, CA 91614. (323) 822-0823. Rachel Ewing, Coordinator.