The Writers’ Room (6.0) is an intensive seven week writing workshop led by Co-Artistic Director Evan Linder (Byhalia Mississippi, The Bear Suit of Happiness, 5 Lesbians Eating a Quiche) and acclaimed Chicago playwright Calamity West (Rolling, Give it All Back, The Peacock). Since it's first session in January 2015, TNC’s Writers’ Room has seen over 50 new full-length plays developed with tools used in The New Colony workshop process. Three plays written in The Writers Room have already gone on to see world premieres in Chicago over the past two seasons with two more scheduled for world premieres in 2018.
The Writers’ Room will meet on Sundays 10:30am-1:30pm at The Den Theatre from November 5th- December 17th. Attendance at the November 5th session is mandatory.
Applications Due: 11:59pm on Wednesday, October 25th.
Writers' Room Cost: $150 paid at the beginning of the first workshop on November 5th. For information on payment plans or scholarships, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org (Subject: Writers Room 6.0)