Writers’ Room
September 08, 2019, 11:59PM

The Writers’ Room is an intensive seven week writing workshop developed by Evan Linder (Byhalia Mississippi, The Bear Suit of Happiness, 5 Lesbians Eating a Quiche), and taught by Co-Artistic Director Fin Coe (Fun Harmless Warmachine, Other Rockpools).

Since its first session in January 2015, TNC’s Writers’ Room has seen over 90 new full-length plays developed with tools used in The New Colony workshop process, several of which have received their world premieres.

The students of The Writers’ Room will also have an opportunity to work with the actors and directors of Intro to TNC, cultivating the collaborative spirit between actors, playwrights, and directors that is vital to The New Colony’s work.

The Writers’ Room meets on Sundays from 10:30am-1:30pm.

Spring Session: March 8 -April 26 with class reconvening for a final session in June.  The June class is mandatory.  There will be no class Sunday, April 12
Fall Session: September 6-October 18 with class reconvening for a final session in November.  The November class is mandatory.
Writers’ Room Cost: $200 paid at the beginning of the first workshop. If payment is late a $5 fee will incur for every day the payment is late. Payment plans are available.

Scholarships and Payment Plans are available.
For more information email education@thenewcolony.org

Vagabond School of the Arts

4001 N Ravenswood Ave
5th Floor
Chicago, IL 60613