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This course is an exploration of playwriting and play development practice and its relationship to dramaturgy.

The work will include: in-class writing exercises; practical discussions on working with playwrights, dramaturgs and directors; and expectations for playwrights in a workshop environment. The course is geared both to writers and those intending to work with writers: it is open to playwrights and other theatre artists exploring creation through writing. Participants will be asked to write and read new material (monologues and short scenes) aloud throughout the course and to do assignments between classes.

Spring 2016 Dates & Times

  • Tuesday, May 10, 2016
  • Thursday, May 12, 2016
  • Tuesday, May 17, 2016
  • Tuesday, May 31, 2016
  • Thursday, June 2, 2016
  • Tuesday, June 7, 2016
  • Tuesday, June 14, 2016
  • Thursday, June 16, 2016
  • Tuesday, June 21, 2016

To Apply
Please provide a current CV and a written statement, of 1 page or less, on why this course is of interest and valuable to your artistic practice. Registration is limited. Applications should be sent to

Cost (includes HST)

Course fee: $550 Regular and $450 Equity/Artist discount

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