Bayside U3A Writers Group

Course code: 19079
Location: Black Rock House
Day/time:  Monday 9.45am Monthly
Starts: 4-Feb  Ends: 2-Dec

An informal discussion group for writers to share and discuss material of all genres. Short stories, poetry, stage or radio  plays and other styles of written works are discussed and work-shopped in a creative and supportive environment.

Cheryl Threadgold
After working for 28 years in ABC Television production, Cheryl successfully self-published and distributed eight Riddle-O-Pedia books. She is a Life Member of MLOC Productions and Friends of Black Rock House, and is honorary Local Theatre writer/reviewer for the Melbourne Observer. Cheryl wrote/directed three seasons of the award-winning The Jewel by the Sea at Black Rock House, later creating a seven-episode radio play series. She completed a Master of Arts (Writing) degree (2014) and is completing a PhD research project at Swinburne University on the History and Culture of Amateur Theatre in Victoria. In 2010 Cheryl received an Order of Australia Award for Services to the Performing Arts and the Community.

Last updated 4 November 2018