2016 Core Workshop with The Debate Society

2016 Core Workshop with The Debate Society

New Works Lab

Perspectives On Playwriting

We're thrilled to invite you to join us this May for Perspectives On Playwriting. In the interest of deepening our audience's engagement with new plays, we want to connect you — our most venturesome theater lovers — with some of our favorite theater makers.

Whether you’re a budding playwright or a curious theatergoer, you can participate in Perspectives On Playwriting in a number of ways — no previous writing experience required.

Master Classes


Monday, June 4: Anne Washburn
Monday, June 18: The Mad Ones
Monday, July 16: Robert O’Hara in conversation with Clint Ramos

Each master class will run approximately 90 minutes. Attend an individual Master Class for $25, or all  three with the Master Class bundle package for $75. Student rate is $15, ID required for pick up.

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10-Week Core Workshop


Classes begin Monday, May 14 and will run through the summer. All meetings will take place at Playwrights Horizons on Monday evenings from 6–9 PM.

May 14 and 21
June 4*, 11, 18* and 25
July 9, 16*, 23 and 30

*Indicates a Master Class. Participation in the Core Workshop includes all three Master Classes, plus an exclusive breakout conversation with master class teachers following their formal sessions.


General: $500
Season Package Holders: $450
Young Members (ages 35 and under): $350

Tuition will not be charged until enrollment status is confirmed, at which time you will be contacted for payment.


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