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Transforming lives through active participation in arts and film including exhibitions, films and wide-ranging education and creative activities.

Young Writers

Derby Young Writers

Saturdays 19th January, 16th February & 16th March 2019, 11:00am - 1:00pm Cost: £5 (first session free) Are you 12-18 years old with a rich imagination

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Sketch Club

Derby Sketching Club Portrait Group

Last Thursday of the month, 11:00am - 1:00pm in the Cinema Foyer - no need to book. Derby Sketching Club host this portrait model drawing session. A small

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Literature Surgeries

Literature Surgeries

With Alex Davis QUAD’s Literature Officer Alex Davis’ surgeries offer a range of useful feedback on story and writing style, as well as potential paths to

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Talk Cinema Film Course

Talk Cinema Film Course

Alan Seaman is back with the popular Talk Cinema. The premise is simple. You see a film and meet the following week to talk about it in a lecturer-led

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MinecraftLAB

MinecraftLAB – Forever Real

Due to popular interest, this event is now SOLD OUT. If you would like to be first to know about future events, including reserving a place on our

22nd Feb 2019
Writing Short Stories

Writing Short Stories

With Alex Davis This four week course explores how to plot and craft great short stories as well as the markets and opportunities for publication in the form.

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DSLR Course

DSLR Photography Level 1

Every Monday from 4th March - 2nd April, 6.30pm - 9.00pm Back by popular demand, this five-week course with tutor Jon Legge is ideal if you have recently

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Escaping The Slush Pile

Escaping The Slush Pile

With Dan Godfrey Most traditionally published authors have come through the route known as the ‘slush pile’ – a stack of manuscripts sent by writers seeking

07th Mar 2019
Poetry: The Essentials

Poetry: The Essentials

With Sophie Sparham Writer and spoken word artist, Sophie Sparham, takes you on a day course covering the poetry essentials. In this day course, expect to

30th Mar 2019