Tuesdays, May 4 through June 8
Instructor: Jack Novak
Prior Experience: Playwriting for Beginners or equivalent; at least five pages of a rough draft of a play before the first day.
Discover the nuances of playwriting through giving and receiving feedback on student work. Expand beyond basic playwriting skills in a workshop setting to develop your work and get closer to that elusive final draft. Up to thirty pages of your play will be read and workshopped in class under the guidance of local playwright Jack Novak.
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.”