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ENGL 481 01 (23231) /THST322
Advanced Playwriting
Deborah Margolin
MW 3.30-5.20 YK220 101
Spring 2017 
Final exam scheduled (Group 37) 05/07/2017 S 7.00p
Permission of instructor required
Meets during reading period

A seminar and workshop in advanced playwriting that furthers the development of an individual voice. Study of contemporary and classical plays to understand new and traditional forms. Students write two drafts of an original one-act play or adaptation for critique in workshop sessions. Familiarity with basic playwriting tools is assumed.

Open to juniors and seniors, nonmajors as well as majors, on the basis of their work; priority to Theater Studies majors. Writing samples should be submitted to the instructor before the first class meeting. Prerequisite: THST 320 or 321, or a college seminar in playwriting, or equivalent experience.