THE 5945: Playwrights' Project
Course Description for Playwrights' Project
Description: This course is a workshop in playwriting and play making. The first three quarters of the course is an intensive writing workshop designed to introduce students to the art and craft of playwriting. Students will learn to write and master the one-act play format. The final quarter of the course is a play-making workshop. Students will select stage-worthy scripts from the plays written in the first three quarters of the course and produce them. The play-making workshop includes opportunities for students to hold university-wide auditions, cast, direct, act in, publicize, promote and present their plays in a final performance project for the university community.
Repeatability: This course may be repeated for up to six (6) credit hours.