THA-3720 Playwriting Workshop

3 credits

Prerequisite: THA-1041 or ENG-2101; permission of the instructor.

This course is designed to develop the ability of students to create a theatrically viable play. It will also include as background study the analysis of selected contemporary one-act and full-length plays of various styles, in order to understand more fully the solutions of successful playwrights to problems of dramatic structure, character creation, plot development, dialogue and theatrical style. May be repeated once for credit. (Odd years)