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Lyric Lab (Summer 2019)

  • 23 Jun 2019
  • 28 Jul 2019
  • 6 sessions
  • 23 Jun 2019, 1:30 PM 4:30 PM
  • 30 Jun 2019, 1:30 PM 4:30 PM
  • 07 Jul 2019, 1:30 PM 4:30 PM
  • 14 Jul 2019, 1:30 PM 4:30 PM
  • 21 Jul 2019, 1:30 PM 4:30 PM
  • 28 Jul 2019, 1:30 PM 4:30 PM
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Lyric Lab
nstructor: Dramatists Guild Chicago Regional Representative Cheryl Coons

This lyric writing lab offers participants a solid grounding in the craft of lyric writing for musical theatre and cabaret, and stimulating prompts for generating new song ideas. Participants will gain tools for analyzing lyrics, developing ideas effectively through a song and score, and structuring theatre songs lyrically and musically for maximum impact. Participants will present their own lyrics for group discussion and constructive feedback in a supportive atmosphere.

Prerequisite: None

Sessions/Weekday 6 Sundays
Start/End Date Jun 23 - Jul 28
Timeslot 1:30pm - 4:30pm
Notes


About the Musicals Track

The Musicals track is designed to provide playwrights with a solid foundation for writing musical theatre. It consists of four courses:

  • Musical Theatre Writing: The Secret Life of the American Musical
  • Musicals in Process
  • Musical Theatre Bootcamp
  • Lyric Lab

Musical Theatre Writing is a prerequisite for Musicals in Process. Musical Theatre Bootcamp and Lyric Lab may be taken out of sequence with the other two courses.

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