Fall 2019

Playwriting I

Listed in: English, as ENGL-222  |  Theater and Dance, as THDA-270

Formerly listed as: THDA-31

Moodle site: Course

Faculty

Ana Candida Carneiro (Section 01)

Description

(Offered as THDA 270 and ENGL 222) (Offered as THDA 270 and ENGL 222.) This course explores key aspects of writing for the theater in a workshop style, from a transcultural perspective. Through writing exercises, analysis of scenes, feedback sessions, and the rewriting of materials produced, participants will experience the creative process and start developing their own voice. At the end, there will be a showcase of works. In the fall of 2019, in collaboration with the University of Basra, this unique playwriting workshop will also include moments of exchange with student peers in Iraq. Open to first-year students with consent of the instructor. Limited to 15 students. Fall semester.

Open to first-year students with consent of the instructor. Limited to 15 students. Fall semester. Visiting Artist Carneiro.  

If Overenrolled: Preference to theater and dance majors. Decisions made after the first class.

Keywords

Artistic Practice, Attention to Writing

Offerings

2019-20: Offered in Fall 2019
Other years: Offered in Spring 2008, Spring 2009, Spring 2010, Spring 2011, Spring 2012, Spring 2013, Fall 2013, Spring 2014, Fall 2014, Spring 2015, Spring 2016, Fall 2016, Spring 2017, Fall 2017, Spring 2018, Fall 2018