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Summer 2022 Introduction to Playwriting


Essential's flagship community playwriting course returns this summer! In this six week introduction to the art and form of playwriting, participants will learn about the elements of playwriting by studying examples, hearing from professional playwrights, and sharing writing exercises of their own. The class will culminate in a public showcase of students' work, performed by

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Bare Essentials Play Reading: The Manuscript by Matthew Hoffman

Fulton County West End Performing Arts Center 945 Ralph David Abernathy Blvd, Atlanta

About the Bare Essentials Play Reading Series: This reading is produced in partnership with the Fulton County Arts & Culture West End Performing Arts Center. All readings in the Bare Essentials series are free and open to the public thanks to support from Georgia Humanities, in partnership with the Georgia Department of Economic Development, through

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May 2022 Play Buffet

Gordon White Park Hopkins St SW and White St SW, Atlanta

Join Essential Theatre and Fulton County Arts & Culture West End Performing Arts Center for an end-of-school-year celebration May 15 especially for middle and high school Theatre/English/Language Arts teachers (and students! and families!) Bring a blanket or chair and join us at Gordon White Park for a free, fun afternoon of conversation and connection as we take

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