Creative Writing Course


From 15 February-18 April 2024, Mel Bradley, will be facilitating a series of 10 creative writing workshops in the Gateway Studio at The Waterside Theatre. These will take place weekly from 7-8:30pm at a total cost of £10 for 10 weeks.

Why not join our taster workshop on February 8th to give you an insight as to what is to come!


Mel Bradley is a spoken word artist, writer, playwright/ theatre-maker, multimedia artist and actor. A gatherer of the untold stories of women. An outspoken queer feminist performer with a candid voice and an unhealthy obsession in the Virgin Mary. A self-confessed creative genius with the attention span of a gnat who began her spoken word career as a slam poet and now boast three spoken words shows, and a play. In 2023, she took her latest show, ‘For The Love of Mary’, on tour and was featured as part of both Bounce Arts Festival and Liverpool Irish Festival.


These workshops are funded by the International Fund for Ireland.

Waterside Theatre
Glendermott Rd
BT47 6BG