🎄Tomorrow!! Our festive Christmas Craft Brunch! 🎅✨ Get into the holiday spirit with delicious brunch treats and create beautiful crafts perfect for the season. Let’s have a merry time filled with creativity and joy! See you there at 11am at Norris Green Youth Centre Don't miss out on the fun! 🎁🥪🎨 ... See MoreSee Less
Unlocking the Spirit of the Season through Spine-Tingling Tales
ArtsGroupie CIC is thrilled to announce the launch of the "Ghost Stories for Christmas" contest, a spine-chilling celebration of creativity and community spirit. This contest invites writers aged 16 and over to craft original, Christmas ghost-themed stories for a chance to win exciting prizes and have their work featured on ArtsGroupie's website.
The winning entry will have their work performed at Shakespeare North Playhouse on Saturday, 16th November.
About the Contest:
The "Ghost Stories for Christmas" contest is part of ArtsGroupie CIC's larger project aimed at fostering community unity, combating isolation, and inspiring creativity through the art of storytelling. With 14 community workshops, 9 live performances, and a community-focused approach, this project aims to revive the tradition of winter ghost tales. Performances will include readings from two celebrated British writers, award-winning horror writers, Ramsey Campbell & John Reppion & local creatives David Griffiths - Author & Director Samantha Alton & John Maguire
Theme: Christmas ghost stories Eligibility: Open to individuals aged 16 and over Word Limit: Entries must not exceed 500 words Submission Deadline: Midnight on 12th December 2023 Prizes: 1st Place (Prize worth £150), 2nd Place (Prize worth £75), 3rd Place (Prize worth £25) Winners Announcement: Wednesday, 13th December 2023 Publication: Top three entries will be featured on ArtsGroupie's website (www.ArtsGroupie.org)
Full contest details and submission guidelines can be found on the ArtsGroupie website.
Join ArtsGroupie CIC in reviving the tradition of Christmas ghost stories. Submit your spine-tingling tale, embrace the festive spirit, and become part of a community united by the art of storytelling. ... See MoreSee Less