New York, NY 10001
Online Playwriting Class on Zoom
This class might be right for you if you:
· o Are a playwright of any level looking to start the first draft of your new play;
· o Are starting out in the world of playwriting or want to write your first play;
· o If you want feedback on a play you’ve been writing and would like to do some rewrites;
· o Want to learn some of the elements of writing a play, building a character and telling your story.
In this class you will:
· o Read various plays of different genres and discuss them;
· o Be given assignments in class to write a scene in 15 minutes and then have people read your scene aloud and receive feedback;
· o Bring in new pages and have them read aloud in class by others and receive feedback;
· o Be given assignments to strengthen your writing skills;
· o Network with other artists in the class;
· o Receive inspiration from invited industry guest speakers; and
· o Some playwrights may be invited to submit their plays to the acclaimed Strawberry One-Act Festival and the Jocunda Music, Film & Theatre Festival in New York City.
Online Playwriting Classes On Zoom
· o Tuesdays, 7pm – 10pm Eastern Standard Time (10 Weeks)
June 2nd through August 4, 2020
· o Wednesdays, 7pm - 10pm Eastern Standard Time (10 Weeks)
July 8th through September 9, 2020
· o Saturdays, 11am – 2pm Eastern Standard Time (10 Weeks)
June 6th through August 15th (No classes July 4th)
To Register go to https://www.therianttheatre.com/index.php?n=online_playwriting_classes_on_zoom
Join us for our Online Play Reading of WALTER'S DEAD by Mario Corry on Zoom, Sunday, May 17th at 7pm.
RSVP to see it at JocundaFilmFestival@gmail.com
What happens when 2 Brother’s from 2 Father’s marry 2 Sister’s from 2 Mother’s, live under the same roof and unexpectedly take in a homeless man who dies and leaves them with his ashes, his memories and their problems. It’s called Walter’s Dead a situation comedy. Sexy, Racy, Political and Crazy.
There will be a TALK BACK afterwards with the Playwright and Cast after the reading. Van Dirk Fisher, Founder & Artistic Director of the Riant Theatre and producer of the JOCUNDA MUSIC, FILM & THEATRE FESTIVAL will be the moderator.
To learn more about the JOCUNDA FESTIVAL visit https://jocundamftfestival.blogspot.com/2020/03/the-jocunda-music-film-theatre-festival.html
June 2, 2020 - September 9, 2020