At Philadelphia Young Playwrights and beyond
the business of being an artist
Open to students in grades 10 - 12 who are interested in taking their first steps towards becoming a professional artist. This monthly program, facilitated by professional artists, will provide group instruction as well as one-on-one mentorship to students as they learn how to:
Registrations will be accepted until February 9th, 2018. If you have any questions about this program, please e-mail email@example.com.
Tuition: $250, scholarships available (more info at the "Register" tab above)
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Registration open until February 9, 2018.
Information about sliding scale tuition and scholarships is included at the link below.
Playwriting and the Art of Storytelling
for Young Adults and Adults on the Autism Spectrum
in collaboration with
A partnership between Theatre Horizon and Philadelphia Young Playwrights, this class is for anyone who loves to tell a good story! The class will introduce participants to the fundamentals of storytelling, helping writers and actors develop the skills necessary to communicate their ideas effectively. Class focuses on story structuring, building suspense, conveying emotion, and using voice and body to add layers to the audience’s experience. Through improv games and writing exercises, participants learn to create strong characters, rich dialogue, and engaging story lines. Class culminates in a final showcase of participants’ work.
Saturdays, 11:30 - 1pm
Cost: Pay-What-You-Can scale of $65-180
Fall Session: September 23 - October 28, 2017
Spring Session: February 24 - March 31, 2018
Summer Session: July 7 - August 11, 2018
All Classes (unless otherwise noted) take place in our onsite classroom
The Independence Foundation Learning Lab
1219 Vine St.
Philadelphia, PA 19107