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Play On: An Introduction to Writing One-Act Plays

July 7 — 30, 2014 , M W, 1:00 pm — 4:00 pm
Main Campus Center 309, 1000 Lenora St., Seattle, WA
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The price of this class is $550.00.

Early Bird Discount Use the coupon code VZ22WH in the cart to receive a 10% discount on the total order. Early Bird Discount coupon code is valid until Friday, May 2, 2014.

  • Ages
    15 – 18
  • Housing
    Available
  • Scholarships
    Available

In this intensive class students will work independently and collaboratively to create and develop one-act plays. Class work will include reading, writing, and acting.

Opened to students of all disciplines and ability levels, student-writers will work through a series of writing and acting exercises in order to create dynamic plot, compelling character, and believable dialogue.

By the end of our time together students will have a working draft of a new piece of written theater.

Michael Overa

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Michael Overa
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A Pacific Northwest Native, Michael has worked with 826 Seattle, Field’s End, the Richard Hugo House, and Seattle’s Writers-in-the-Schools Program. Michael earned his MFA in Creative Writing from Hollins University in Virginia, where he was a 2009-2010 Teaching Fellow. During the 2013-2014 academic year Michael also participated in the Teaching Artist Training Lab at the Seattle Repertory Theater. His work has appeared in the Portland Review, Fiction Daily, Husk and Syntax, among others. As a Teaching Artist Michael strives to help students develop original thoughts and ideas and convey them clearly to the intended audience.

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