GIVE THE GIFT OF PLAYWRITING THIS HOLIDAY SEASON!
AND GIVE THE GIFT OF LIVE PLAY CREATION IN THIS FANTASTIC NEW PROGRAM FOR YOUNG ADULTS!
What can you do for your YOUNG ADULT PLAYWRIGHT which might very well transform her or his world?
What professional experience could you give them to bring more excitement to their playwriting and more fun into their life?
PAGE TO THE STAGE
Playwriting to Performance Workshop
Open to Young Adults ages 11 - 18
We will help your Young Adult write a 10 - 15 minute play and then we will bring it to life for 2 performances at our theatre on West 45th St. In Midtown Manhattan on:
Saturday April 6 at 3 pm and 6:30 pm
Starting January, we will mentor you child over FaceTime or Skype for six weeks to write and complete a short 10-15 minute play.
At the end of February we will cast the play and start rehearsals, and then bring your Young Adult's play to life for 2 performances on Saturday April 6 at 3 pm and 6:30 pm. Your child will be welcome to attend any and all of our Saturday morning rehearsals, and be part of the process of truly creating a play from Page to the Stage!
What this includes:
6 Playwriting Mentoring Sessions over 6 weeks via FaceTime or Skype with Manhattan Rep's Artistic Director Ken Wolf.
Unlimited Email support during this time. Your child can write with any questions or ideas for their play.
A full production of your Young Adult's play presented with other Young Adult Playwright's plays.
This is a fantastic opportunity to write a play and see it alive on stage!!
What will be covered:
How to start a play so that the play soars!
How to write compelling characters!
How to PLAN a play from beginning to end so that one can write a fantastic short play!
How to actually WRITE a play - a technique that will jumpstart one’s playwriting and all of their writing!
How to create an amazing ending to a play!
How to direct a play and work with actors!
How to make cuts and edits to one’s script when working with actors!
How to “amp up” your play when working with actors so that it will be alive and compelling!
The Page to The Stage fee is $995.00.
We are only accepting 5 Young Adult Playwrights for this program and acceptance is on a First -Come First Served basis.
GIVE THE GIFT OF PLAYWRITING AND A LIVE PLAY PRODUCTION THIS HOLIDAY SEASON