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Summer Fun Writing Prompt Workshop
Online - Zoom
Philadelphia, PA
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Aug 09, 2020 3:00 PM



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General $200.00 ($210.99 w/service fee)
The $200 fee covers all six writing prompt workshops from August 9-September 20, 2020.  
 
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Summer Fun Writing Prompt Workshop
Summer Fun Writing Prompt Workshop

The lazy, hazy days of summer can lead to less writing - which is not bad in and of itself. But our writing muscles can become slack, so when we are mentally ready to write again, our creative muscles are not.

Im leading a very relaxed six-week Summer Fun Writing Prompt workshop based on plays that have won Tony or Olivier Awards. *You can chose to read the plays on your own or not. Regardless, you will be able to do the prompts and share.* However, if you chose to read the plays, you will see examples in your reading of the craft elements we are practicing with our prompts!

While our focus is on plays, all writers are welcome. You will be expected to respond to the prompts by writing scenes or monologues. If youve never written a play before, but just want to try, this is a casual and fun way to do it!

Every Friday I will email participants a writing prompt based on a Tony or Olivier Award winning play. This will give you time to write on your own as you wish. That Sunday afternoon, we will meet from 3-6pm EST. The first hour will be silent writing based on the prompts. The next two hours will be sharing of your prompt responses (up to 10 pages) and receiving feedback.

None of the prompts are continuous so you can simply join on weeks that work for you. You will always be emailed the prompts so, even if you do not attend the workshop and share, you will have them for future use.

$200 fee
$50 discount for Page By Page Members

For more information on Page By Page: https://www.patreon.com/PageByPage

SCHEDULE

Week One: Sunday, August 9, 3-6pm EST
Prompts inspired by "Amadeus" by Peter Schaffer

Week Two: Sunday, August 16, 3-6pm EST
Prompts inspired by "Art" by Yasmina Reza

Week Three: Sunday, August 23, 3-6pm EST
Prompts inspired by "Jitney" by August Wilson

*No workshop on Sunday, August 30

Week Four: Sunday, September 6, 3-6pm EST
Prompts inspired by "M. Butterfly" by David Henry Hwang

Week Five: Sunday, September 13, 3-6pm EST
Prompts inspired by "The Mountaintop" by Katori Hall

Week Six: Sunday, September 20, 3-6pm EST
Prompts inspired by "Serious Money" by Caryl Churchill

WHO AM I? I teach MFA Playwriting and Dramaturgy at Temple University and am on faculty at the Dramatists Guild Institute. Read more about my creative work here: www.jacquelinegoldfinger.com

Let me know if you have any questions!

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Online - Zoom (View)
The Yard Ste 418, 211 S. 11th St
Philadelphia, PA 19147
United States

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