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JANUARY 19-26, 2020

January 19-26, 2020, Sunday - Sunday

Join award-winning writer & performer Ann Randolph for 7 days of writing, creating, and outdoor adventures on Kauai’s breathtaking North Shore. A perfect retreat for those seeking to explore memoir, personal essay, solo performance, and self-expression in a spectacular setting.

This retreat is being offered at a reduced rate and with slightly different arrangements than other upcoming Kauai Retreats, but with the bonus of an extra day.  Dive into the opportunity!  Take advantage of the lower price and come see the magic of the island and the fun of a retreat with Ann.  Scroll down for details. 


10 Beautiful Benefits of Coming to a Kauai Retreat

1. Get a jump-start on your memoir, solo show and generate new material.

2. Hike the world-famous Na Pali coastline.

3. Discover new ways to create spontaneously.

4. Swim in Hanalai Bay, named “Best Beach in America” by The Huffington Post and National Geographic.

5. Expand your range of self-expression and discover your uniquely powerful voice.

6. Experience the healing energy of the oldest of the Hawaiian islands.

7. Transform your “inner critic” into material.

8. Eat delicious locally-grown food.

9. Learn to craft your narrative in a compelling way.

10. Spend a week with the coolest people on the planet.

Tuition covers writing workshop, space rental and excursions, including an evening cook-out on the beach and guided hikes to secret beaches.  In addition, there will be beautiful final night party and dinner in a lovely Kauai home.  Fresh fruit, drinks and snacks will be served throughout the day.

Ann is considered one of the most gifted and innovative writer/performers in the U.S.  Her Ovation Award winning solo show, Squeeze Box, was produced Off Broadway by Mel Brooks. Ann received “Best Solo Performer” by the LA Weekly and SF Weekly for her current show, LOVELAND. Her personal essays have been featured on NPR, BBC, and PBS. She teaches and tours at Esalen, Kripalu and theaters throughout the country.


Rent a House  If you’re looking for an inexpensive room, please check into AirBnB or VRBO.  Ann has stayed in numerous rooms and houses through this site and our Destination Manager can look into any site that you might be interested in.  Consider getting friends together and sharing a house.

Luxury Hotels
The Westin Princeville Ocean Resort Villas
The St. Regis Princeville Resort
Koa Kea Hotel &; Resort
Grand Hyatt Kauai Hotel & Spa

Mid-Range Hotels
Hanalei Bay Resort
Hale Lani Bed & Breakfast
The Cliffs at Princeville – Oceanfront Realty
Wyndham Bali Hai Villas

Tent Camping
Anini Beach County Park
Haena Beach Park
Na Pali Coast State Park
YMCA of Kauai – Camp Naue