THE 261 Writing for the Theatre

Leonard Berkman, Th 1:00 PM-2:50 PM

 The means and method of the playright and the writer for television and the cinema. Analysis of the structure and dialogue of a few selected plays. Weekly and bi-weekly exercises in writing for various media. Goal for beginning playrights: to draft a one-act play by the end of the semester. Plays by students will be considered for staging. L and P with writing sample required, best submitted weeks prior to registration.