This course consists of practical writing exercises and includes encounters with professionals from the industry, such as Tarragon playwrights-in-residence.
Geared towards writing dialogue for two or more characters, but tailored to the specific needs and interests of participants, sessions will provide an opportunity for guided material generation through creation, discussion and critique.
Note: work between weekly sessions expected.
Please contact: firstname.lastname@example.org with a brief, 1-2 paragraph, statement about your interest in the course. Registration is limited.
COST (INCLUDES HST)
and $450 Equity/Artist discount
FALL 2016 DATES & TIMES: 9 CLASSES FROM 6:30 – 9:30 P.M.
Thursday, October 6
Thursday, October 13
Thursday October 20
Tuesday, October 25
Thursday, October 27
Tuesday, November 1
Thursday, November 3
Tuesday, November 8
Thursday, November 10
Paula Wing is an actor, playwright and translator whose work has been produced across Canada and the U.S. Her work as a playwright includes a Canadianization of Dario Fo’s Accidental Death of an Anarchist for Soulpepper Theatre, which won a Best Production Dora in 2015.Her translation of Giampiero Rappa’s Adele’s Heart premiered in Rome, Italy at Teatro Eliseo and had an acclaimed run at the Edinburgh Festival in 2012.
Paula has taught playwriting nationally and internationally. She has a long and cherished association with the Tarragon, running a playwriting class and working with their Young Playwrights Unit. She is a sessional professor of Drama and Education at the University of Windsor and a Resident Artist at Soulpepper, where she writes program notes for the company and directs several youth outreach programs.
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