npf16 playwrights’ program

Playwrights’ Program

Our dedicated program of skills and craft development, exclusively for playwrights.

Places are strictly limited and must be booked in advance at www.pwa.org.au/playwrightsprogram2016

Playwriting Masterclasses

Michael Gow, Richard Frankland and Hannie Rayson will each teach a masterclass for writers sharing their wisdom, insight and expertise.

Richard Frankland

When                   Friday 29 July, 9am – 11am
Cost                       $35 (bookings essential)
Venue                 The Hoopla Room, Malthouse

Hannie Rayson (SOLD OUT)

When                   Friday 29 July, 10am – 12.30pm
Cost                       $35 (bookings essential)
Venue                 The Tower, Malthouse

Michael Gow (SOLD OUT)

When                   Friday 29 July, 11am – 1pm
Cost                       $35 (booking essential)
Venue                  The Hoopla Room, Malthouse

Play:Relay

A multi-skilled, multi-layered masterclass in the craft of playwriting, led by some of Australia’s leading playwrights. They will share their favourite element of craft – whether it be character building, dramatic structure, or how to write believable cracking dialogue – the how, when and why they do it. Listen, learn, take note(s) and be motivated and inspired beyond your imagination.

Presenters Include: Mary Rachel Brown, Declan Greene, Lachlan Philpott, Melissa Reeves, Steve Rodgers

When                  Saturday 30 July, 9.30am – 11.30am
Cost                       Free (booking essential)
Venue                  The Tower, Malthouse

Places are strictly limited and must be booked in advance at www.pwa.org.au/playwrightsprogram2016

You will receive a confirmation of your ticket a week before the festival. Please bring cash to the front door.