Mondays, May 3 through June 14 (No Class on Memorial Day, May 31)
Instructor: Jack Novak
Prior Experience: Playwriting for Beginners or equivalent required.
Develop your playwriting skills further with advanced exercises exploring dramatic structure, subtext, stage directions, and more. Expand beyond basic playwriting skills with focused writing assignments under the guidance of local playwright Jack Novak. (Please note this is not a workshop class. Please register for Playwriting Workshop if you would like to write and receive feedback on your original work.)
Jack Novak, STC Teaching Artist
Recent Plays: This Historic Night at Capital Fringe Festival, Transferal with Rorschach Theatre
Last Seen In: Dracula (We Happy Few), Blue (Imagination Stage), The Cherry Orchard (Faction of Fools), Washington Improv Theatre.
Why I Teach: “I learn so much in every class I teach, even if it’s curriculum I’ve taught before.”
What Students Are Saying: “Jack Novak is an excellent instructor. His organization of the class was excellent. His comments were always thoughtful and helpful. He provided excellent direction. He got the class involved. Also, whenever I sent him an email, he responded promptly, which was appreciated.”