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Join the magic!  You’re invited to our annual fundraising gala, La nuit d’amour dramatiqueSaturday, August 3 at 7:00 p.m. This amazing night celebrates the imagination and power of playwrights and the characters they create. Let go of inhibitions. Dress as your favorite hero or villain from stage or screen. Costumes are optional but encouraged. Stay for the after party and dance the night away!

Can’t make the main event? Come to the after party at 11:00 p.m. Advanced tickets are $35 in advance.

Want to really feel the love? Become a sponsor and be remembered.

Writing for the Small Screen Intensive SOLD OUT!!!

Writing for the Small Screen Intensive (7/23-7/27 9am-1pm) has SOLD OUT for Summer!

But you can sign up here to get on our waitlist!

Also, there's still space available in our other four remaining Summer Courses listed below!

New Play Dramaturgy Intensive (Summer 2019)  July 20th & 21st

Writing the Ten-Minute Play – A Weekend Intensive (Summer 2019) July 20th & 21st

Playwriting Essentials Bootcamp (August 2019) August 3rd & 4th

Writing the Ten Minute Musical (Summer-Fall 2019) August 3rd - September 28th

And be sure to keep an eye out for when we announce our Fall 2019 classes!

Congratulations to Sandra!

Sandra Delgado's play La Havana Madrid was featured in People Español, following an incredible run here in Chicago at the Den Theatre. People Español declared that La Havana Madrid was "a Reclamation of Chicago's Latinx History." Read the full article. 

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