Join The Shoe Project In Brampton
Are you an immigrant or refugee woman interested in writing?
Do you want to tell the story of how you came to Canada?
October 2022 – March 2023
WHAT WILL WE DO?
Twelve women will work with author Sharada Eswar to create a 600-word personal memoir about their journey to Canada. The writing session is followed by performance coaching with theatre artist Hannah Wayne-Phillips and a public performance.
Writing Mentor – Sharada Eswar, curator, speaker, storyteller, author, playwright, translator, and arts educator.
Performance coach – Hannah Wayne-Phillips, instructor at Drama School of Young People’s Theatre; has written, directed and produced two shows: Lighthouse and Fifteen.
ARE WE LOOKING FOR YOU?
Are you a woman (aged 18 to 80) who has immigrated to Canada as an adult? Did you learn English as a second language and are now at a mid-intermediate to high-intermediate level? Do you want to tell your story? Are you motivated to learn to write expressively and speak publicly in English?
HOW TO APPLY?
Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org to apply or ask for more information.
Applicants are interviewed and then selected.
We acknowledge the support of the Canada Council for the Arts.