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Essentials 3 (Spring 2019)

  • 24 Mar 2019
  • 28 Apr 2019
  • 6 sessions
  • 24 Mar 2019, 6:30 PM 9:30 PM
  • 31 Mar 2019, 6:30 PM 9:30 PM
  • 07 Apr 2019, 6:30 PM 9:30 PM
  • 14 Apr 2019, 6:30 PM 9:30 PM
  • 21 Apr 2019, 6:30 PM 9:30 PM
  • 28 Apr 2019, 6:30 PM 9:30 PM
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Essentials 3 
Instructor:
 Playwright Calamity West

In the third (and final) of the Essentials series, you will expand your 10-minute play talents to write a one-act utilizing the components of dramatic structure and action. By the course’s end you will be ready to pitch your one-act play to peers PLUS advance to Tier 2!

Note: Essentials 2 must be taken as prerequisite for Essentials 3. 

Sessions/Weekday 6 Sundays
Start/End Date Mar 24 - Apr 28 (6 sessions) 
Time Slot 6:30pm - 9:30pm
Notes

About the Tier 1 Essentials Track


Comprising the Writers Studio’s Essentials 1 through 3 fundamentals sequence, students will explore their unique voice and theatricality, be able to describe and apply dramatic structure, write dialogue, stage direction, construct characters, arrange work in the correct industry format, and employ methods to give and receive feedback.

Essentials 1 is a prerequisite for Essentials 2, which in turn is a prerequisite for Essentials 3.

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