DBF 2016 – School’s Programme


How to Write Humour Workshop with Paul Gamble



Paul Gamble hosts a workshop on the deadly serious business of how to make writing funny. Paul has spent the last twenty years writing for television, radio and stage, working with broadcasters such as RTÉ and BBC. This workshop will teach young writers some of the skills he͛s learned, like how to make characters and situations funny, and how to tell the perfect joke! Paul will help young writers develop their work and give them top tips for creating drama and humour. Paul͛s first comedy novel, The Ministry of SUITs, has recently been published in the UK and Ireland by Little Island Books.

Age 11+

[cta headline=”Fri 11 Nov @ 10.30am | Winter Garden” ] Places for this event are limited. Please contact Dublin Book Festival directly on info@dublinbookfestival.com for bookings [/cta]





Smock Alley Theatre is delighted to host these events as part of the Dublin Book Festival 2016. To view the full festival programme visit www.dublinbookfestival.com