Saturday, May 22, 2010

LitArtlantic: Day 3. The Young Songwriters' Showcase, The Hive, and More

Today at LitArtlantic:

12 pm – 4 pm Artists and arts organizations will convene beneath our tented outdoor space to create The Hive, an opportunity for audiences to connect directly with literary, songwriting, film, and theatre artists and organizations. Click here for a list of participating organizations. (On Walsh Street)

12 pm – 1 pm “The Writer's Life: A Report from the Field,” a panel sponsored by American Independent Writers. David A. Taylor (screenwriting), C. M. Mayo (novels), Alan Elsner (journalism), and Kevin Quirk (biography/memoir) discuss their lives as professional working writers, including the story of their careers thus far, their creative processes, and the business aspects of making a living at one's art. (Jane Fox Reading Room)

1 pm – 2:15 pm Young Songwriters' Showcase sponsored by Songwriters’ Association of Washington and hosted by Margot MacDonald. Featuring Margot, Rene Moffatt, and Alex Culbreth. (Allan B. Lefcowitz Auditorium)

2 pm – 3 pm Workshops for children sponsored by Round House Theatre. Join Round House’s teaching artists as they inspire your children to act, create plays, and perform! (Jane Fox Reading Room)