Seminar in Playwriting

WRT 327
Description: This course explores the fundamentals of playwriting. Students will read and discuss a variety of modem plays and performance texts, respond orally and in writing to what they1ve seen and read, and write dramatic pieces: exercises, scenes, short plays. The class will focus on creating believable and natural dialogue, developing characters, and communicating dramatic tension. By the end of the class, students will have a polished, working draft of a one-act play suitable to be submitted for production.

Prerequisite: ENG-112 and a Literature Elective or permission of Program Director
Credits: 3

Currently Offered

Course # Days Time Dates Instructor Seats  
Fall
WRT 327-51 T 5:30-8:15PM 08/25/14 - 12/12/14 Connolly 15 Register