Our Instructors

Playwriting: Structure & Craft

Neil Blackadder
Ten Minute Play


Will Dunne
“Scene Shop” Play Development
(Thursday Evenings & Saturday Mornings)
“Scene Shop” Sampler


Marsha Estell
Playwriting Fundamentals


Kristin Idaszak
Structure As Storytelling
Writing the Science Play


Nina Morrison
Intermediate Playwriting


Marisela Treviño Orta
Advanced Playwriting
The Poetics of Playwriting


Calamity West
Inspired By Actual Events: Master Class


Emilio Williams
From Aristotle to Binge-Watching
So You Want to Be A Writer
Ten Minute Plays
Poking the Canon
Master Class
Playwright’s Craft


Jacob Janssen
Producing for Playwrights


Genre & Specialty Courses

Kimberly Dixon-Mays
Sister, Soldier, Self-Preserver: Writing Through Storms


Kurt Jolly
The Power of Our Stories – An LGBTQIA+ Workshop


Connie Kuntz
Writing the Radio Play
Radio & Podcast Production


Jenni Lamb
Find Your Voice


Derek McPhatter
Genre Writing for the Stage: Sci-Fi, Fantasy, & Horror Plays-in-Progress
Working from Collective Vision: Community-Driven New Work Development


Kristiana Rae Colón
Writing Plays That Matter
Writing Alternative Realities


Jens Rasmussen
Culture Bending


Alvaro Saar Rios
Adaptation Bootcamp
Writing A Play For Young Audiences


Screenwriting & Television

Mary Ruth Clarke
Writing Comedy for the Small Screen
Screenwriting for Playwrights
Romantic Comedy!
Writing for the Small Screen


Francine J. Sanders
Creating Compelling Characters
Screen Talk: How To Say It Cinematically


Musical Theatre

Cheryl Coons
Writing the 10 Minute Musical
Secret Life of the American Musical
Musicals In Process


J. Seb Fabál
Writing the 10 Minute Musical
Crafting the Musical Theatre Song


Diana Lawrence
Writing Music for Musical Theatre


Solo Show & Story

Dionna Griffin-Irons
Telling Your Truth


Wendy Hammond
Memoir Theatre


Arlene Malinowski
Solo Show & Storytelling: Page to Stage
The Sound & Fury: Solo Show & Storytelling Development
Angels & Devils
Fire & Ice


Kestutis Nakas
Performance Art


Janna Sobel
True Storytelling Told Live
Self-Work For White Allies


Theatre & New Media

Olivia Lilley
Writing, Performance, & Collaboration for the Internet
Playwriting For Devising Processes
Writing & Performance for the Internet


Katherine Tanner Silverman
Framing the World


Glenn B. Rust
Toolbox for the Digital Performer


Kory Weimer
Toolbox for the Digital Performer


Youth Classes

Atlie Gilbert
Find Your Light!