Playwriting (DRA2260.01)

Sarah Hammond

“A human being is the best plot there is. ”
–John Galsworthy

A beginning workshop in the fundamentals of playwriting, with exercises in such craft elements as structure, plot, dialogue, setting, gesture, and a special focus on inventing characters the audience can’t forget. Assignments will include both written responses to readings and creative writing exercises that explore the craft of dramatic writing. The course will culminate in round table readings of students’ one-act plays.

Prerequisites: None.
Credits: 4
Th 2:10pm - 6:00pm
Maximum Enrollment: 14
Course Frequency:
This course is categorized as All courses, Drama, Four Credit, 2000, Sarah Hammond.