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Writer, Theatremaker, Co-Director
Stella Duffy is an award-winning writer of thirteen novels, ten plays, over fifty short stories published in fifteen languages and has worked in theatre for over thirty years. She is the co-director of Fun Palaces, the campaign for engagement in all arts and culture for all people. She facilitates Open Space events because she believes that we all make better work when we are lead by our own passions, rather than someone else’s agenda.
Tuesday Workshop: Make Something Happen
The issue of diversity is rightly at the top of everyone’s agenda. Questions we are all asking include: how do we harness the potential of a wider range of creative people to broaden what we make, who's included in what we show, how do we ensure proper and appropriate representation, and importantly... who makes it? If you want to make something happen for diversity - in any of its aspects - this is the workshop for you. Pioneering arts practitioner Stella Duffy (Fun Palaces) will use a unique methodology called the Open Space Technology to explore delegates' priorities for development and change…