Square Peg Stories by Mainspring Arts

Saturday 29th April, 6-7pm in the Studio 3 Gallery (Jarman Building)

This event is free and unticketed

Participants from Mainspring Arts’ project Square Peg Stories, a series of creative writing workshops for adults on the autism spectrum, will read extracts from the short stories they wrote on the course.

Positive Triggers

The stories are fairly disparate in theme – ranging from Young Adult fantasy, to whimsical tales of magic, to what it is to be autistic.

Negative Triggers

Total Black out (audience): No

What is the audience lighting level?: Whatever would be most comfortable for them

Flashing Lights or strobe: No

Loud sounds/noises (inc. music): No

Repetitive noises: No

Drums: No

High-pitched tones: No

Unexpected sounds (eg. Crash): No

Is there background sound/music: No

Interactivity and Participation

Audience invited on stage: No

Artist goes into the audience: No

Workshop/manual activity: No

Are participants required to…

Walk around: No

Undertake directed movement: No

Read: No

Draw: no

Construct things: No

Paint: No

Sing: No

Participate in pairs or groups with others: No