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Applications for the Tutterow Fellowship are now Open!

Chicago Dramatists nurtures extraordinary playwrights with the space, resources 

and collaborators needed to realize new work and thrive as artists. 

New Play Development. Every day.

Please welcome our new resident playwrights: Zina Adrienne Camblin, Sandra Delgado, Kristin Idaszak, Jenni Lamb, Alvaro Saar Rios, Emma Stanton and Jason Wells. Find out more about these exciting playwrights here.



Join us for this week's Saturday Series reading: 

No Saturday Series due to Thanksgiving! 

ABOUT THE SATURDAY SERIES:

Most Saturdays at 2:00pm, Chicago Dramatists presents a reading of a play-in-progress. Rehearsed and staged minimally, this program is devised for the playwright to hear their play through the bodies of actors, and to experience it in real-time with you, the audience. After each reading, a short discussion is moderated by a member of the artistic staff. Come be a part of new play development! 

Our upcoming schedule can be found here: Saturday Series

Develop your craft and expand your network with The Writer's Studio resources!

Our programs are unparalleled. Students and participants work directly with actors and directors, regularly meet industry professionals, receive showcase opportunities and have ongoing, long-term relationships with instructors and artistic staff. 

Resources include:

    • Script reviews
    • Exciting classes on campus and online
    • Table readings
    • Writers' groups
    • First Draft Reading Series membership
    • Exclusive notification of submission opportunities 

First-time enrollment? Get $50 off!

Refer a friend and get $50 off your next class!

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