Schedule

Catch all of the action at Unscripted Twillingate

Come join us as The Unscripted Twillingate Digital Arts Festival launches on Wednesday, September 20th, 2017.

Kickstart the festival at the Opening Reception and Art Exhibit on Wednesday afternoon at 6:15pm at the Twillingate Masonic Lodge and from there it’s four days jam-packed with digital fun, food and entertainment.

Come explore our line up of exciting experiential workshops and events in digital photography, filmmaking, geo-caching and much more. Learn, share, and create with leaders in their field and with your fellow participants.

And, of course, the fun does not end with the workshops…we continue into the evenings with:

  • a traditional Kitchen Party
  • a feast with a celebrity chef
  • a film night
  • the second Amazing Root Cellar Race on Saturday, and
  • a final showcase and evening of party & entertainment to wrap things up.

visual art exhibit is open to the public during the festival with a display from local digital artists and a few featured artists.

Plan to join in with the second “Amazing Root Cellar Race“! Come discover a legacy of Twillingate’s heritage and get in on the digital action documenting the amazing root cellars along the way! Who knows, you may get bragging rights as the race’s second winner!

Take a peek below for our At Glance Schedule!  Follow the action on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.

Day 1
20 Sep 2017

Geocaching

Come learn how to use GPS coordinates to take you through Twillingate on a treasure hunting adventure. Steve Pearce will talk about geocaches, how to set up a cache and...
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Digital Filmmaking | Day One

Ever dream of having your name roll by on the credits of a movie? Here is your chance to be part of a three-day workshop offered by well-known Newfoundland filmmaker...
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Roger Maunder - Filmmaker, author and creator of the Nickel Film Festival in St. John's NL
Roger Maunder

Reception & Opening of Art Exhibit

You are invited to the opening of the art exhibit and reception! The opening of the Unscripted Festival exhibit of digital art on canvas and screen – the best work from...
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Quote the Raven

Kitchen Party with The Split Peas

Twilllingate’s beloved all-women musical group! This fun group has been playing together for 24 years and “we are still best of friends” they tell us! The Split Peas will kicks off...
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The Split Peas, Twillingate
The Split Peas
Day 2
21 Sep 2017

Digital Filmmaking | Day Two

Ever dream of having your name roll by on the credits of a movie? Here is your chance to be part of a three-day workshop offered by well-known Newfoundland filmmaker...
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Roger Maunder - Filmmaker, author and creator of the Nickel Film Festival in St. John's NL
Roger Maunder

Tune Time: Songwriting and Digital Music Production

Write lyrics and learn the basics of writing and recording music for your lyrics. Join music producer, Dean Stairs, and musician, Adam Baxter, and learn how to write the lyrics,...
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Adam Baxter
Dean Stairs

Vlogging 101: Turning the Camera Around

Join Tom Cochrane, digital storyteller and photographer , in this exciting experiential vlogging (video blogging) workshop. Vlogging allows participants to turn the camera on themselves and tell stories or report on their experience,...
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Tom Cochrane
Tom Cochrane

Art Exhibit

Visit the Unscripted Art Exhibit at the Twillingate Masonic Lodge.  Exhibit of work printed on canvas and presented on screen by invited local digital artists. The exhibit is opens on...
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Pied Pirate Musical Stroll

Join the Pied Pirate as he takes you on a musical stroll through Twillingate. En route expect chance encounters with other musicians – like real pirate treasure – you never...
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Mike Sixonate, musician and pirate
Mike Sixonate

From the Bog and the Bay Feast

Chopped Canada chef Roary MacPhearson, chef Denise King and their team bring their culinary talents to Georgie’s Restaurant in Twillingate. This multi-course dinner will include the freshest and the best from...
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Roary MacPherson
Roary MacPherson

Music Show: Carlyle & Mike Sixonate

Mike Sixonate will open for this St. John’s based band, Carlyle. With infectious grooves and playfully composed songs, this band offers listeners a danceable blend of pop-rock and funk with...
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Carlyle
Mike Sixonate, musician and pirate
Mike Sixonate
Day 3
22 Sep 2017

Digital Filmmaking | Day Three

Ever dream of having your name roll by on the credits of a movie? Here is your chance to be part of a three-day workshop offered by well-known Newfoundland filmmaker...
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Roger Maunder - Filmmaker, author and creator of the Nickel Film Festival in St. John's NL
Roger Maunder

Digital Storytelling

An experiential workshop with social media guru James March and digital artist Tara Feener. In 2015 Tara joined us as the creator of the digital art series 100 Days of...
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James March
James March
Tara Feener, Digital Artist. Software engineer, digital artist and creator of 100 Days of Newfoundland
Tara Feener

Forage, Fire, Feast: Cooking Adventure

Lori McCarthy , foodie, forager and owner of CodSounds, will lead you on a foraging adventure along the shores of the wild Atlantic Ocean. Learn about local edible plants and cook your...
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Lori McCarthy
Lori McCarthy

Art Exhibit

Visit the Unscripted Art Exhibit at the Twillingate Masonic Lodge.  Exhibit of work printed on canvas and presented on screen by invited local digital artists. The exhibit is opens on...
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Night Photography Primer

During this session John Elliott will cover many topics including urban night photography, the milky way, meteor showers, northern lights, star trails, time lapse night photography, light painting and post...
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John Elliott will co-present a Light Painting workshop at Unscripted Twillingate on 22 September
John Elliott

Film Night

Join us for a relaxing evening of film. Enjoy some short films including “Between Two Walls” by Roger Maunder along with the feature film, Riverhead. Riverhead  was produced by Newfoundland’s Brad...
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Brad Gover
Day 4
23 Sep 2017

The Amazing Root Cellar Race

Run or walk a race through a predetermined course going from root cellar to root cellar using GPS coordinates and an online map. The route is about 3 km and...
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Family Beach Stroll

Lori McCarthy from Cod Sounds will take you and your kids on a “wild adventure” of foraging and hunting for beach treasures. Lori invites the whole family to join her...
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Lori McCarthy
Lori McCarthy

Crafting Your Digital Art

Help create a beautiful art installation for Twillingate and stir your “inner vandal” with Nina Elliott from Rock Vandals. Nina is a craftivist who has brought her passion to the...
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Nina Elliott

Art Exhibit

Visit the Unscripted Art Exhibit at the Twillingate Masonic Lodge. We are thrilled to present an exhibit of work printed on canvas and presented on screen by invited local digital...
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Festival Finale

It’s a wrap and time to party! An evening that showcases a multimedia production of the best of the week’s creativity, including the screening of the Filmmaking Workshop’s film. What...
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Amy House, emcee at Festival Finale and comedienne
Amy House
The Freels