THE NATIONAL PLAYWRIGHTS’ SYMPOSIUM AT CAPE MAY STAGE
Aspiring Playwrights, Students, Faculty, and Emerging Professionals
May 10- May 15, 2015
One-on-One Instruction and Evaluation with Pulitzer, Tony, and Drama Desk Award-winning Playwrights including:
The National Playwrights Symposium is a five-day play-writing intensive at Cape May Stage’s Robert Shackleton Playhouse. The program consists of rigorous writing workshops and discussions of the art, craft and business of play-writing among a wide range of distinguished guest artists May 12-15, 2015 in Cape May, NJ.
Classes will meet daily:
Instruction/Lecture series with guest writer on chosen themes
Personal Instruction with writers to review & critique work
- Daily assignments are given and the following day’s instruction will include a formal review of the work
- May 12: Opening Reception and Orientation for Participants
- May 15: Complimentary tickets to a staged reading of one of the Playwright’s plays.
$595 (without housing)
$895 (Includes shared housing with easy walking distance to the theatre. Travel and meals are the responsibility of the participant.)
20 Playwrights will be enrolled in the program.
Deadline for Submission: April 1, 2015
Please note: Scheduled playwrights are subject to change.