Mondays, November 4 through December 9, 2019
Instructor: Stephen Spotswood
Prior Experience: A completed rough or partial draft of a play before the first day.
Discover the nuances of playwriting through exercises exploring dramatic structure and character. Expand beyond basic playwriting skills in a workshop setting with member of The Welders and acclaimed local playwright Stephen Spotswood.

Stephen Spotswood, Playwright
Recent Work: Girl in the Red Corner, 2017 Helen Hayes Award-winner of the Charles MacArthur Award For Outstanding New Play
From the Syllabus:

  • Week Two: Thinking About Theatre in Three Dimensions
  • Discovering new corners of your drama by examining your setting and space
  • Week Three: Delving into Character
  • Unlocking hidden details about your characters
  • Week Four: Radical Revision
  • Going beyond dialogue when creating plot and story


Nov 4 - Dec 9

Education Classes and Camps
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