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An extension of Essential’s mission to give Georgia playwrights a voice, our educational offerings are created to give all Georgians a voice through theatre by providing the support and tools you need to tell your own story on the stage.

Courses for Writers:

WEPAC Introduction to Playwriting

Introduction to Playwriting

A 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 …
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Resources for Teachers:

The cast of The Local, 2012

Groups and Field Trips

Bring a group to the Festival and have your own customized Essential experience! Discounts are automatically applied through Tix.com to all reservations for parties of 10 …
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Play Buffet

Play Buffets

Middle school and high school theater teachers! Join us once a month for a free, fun night of conversation and connection as we take a …
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