Covid-19 Update Online events only.
is always free. We welcome actors, directors, dramaturgs, theatre lovers as well as playwrights. Happy hour is a free workshop taking place on alternating Mondays, 7-9pm. We read through scripts aloud, followed by a lively, moderated discussion.
!NEW! Click the link below to sign up for Happy Hour
Registration is Required.
(This will take a few minutes, so join early)
-> https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZElc-yrqDwoGtGNOA9tjKChl1bRkS83Ax27 <-
LIVE SCRIPT READINGS AND CASTING
If you're on the schedule to have your pages read, you can cast before hand or"scan the room" and cast your play from the available actors.
FREE DRAMATURGY: AFFIRMATION, QUESTIONS, & USEFUL FEEDBACK
Feedback sessions are short & moderated. We use Liz Lerman's Critical Response process
At the end of each Happy Hour playwrights raise their hands for a chance to have their script worked on at the next session.
HAPPY HOURS FOR THE REST OF 2020:
AUG 10 / AUG 24 / SEP 14 / SEP 28 / OCT 12 / OCT 26 / NOV 09
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Theatre Week Showcase
The PDC partners with Philly's annual Theatre Week, showcasing 10 Minute plays incorporating themes of love and heartache.
As part of the annual Free Fringe Philly festival (FreeFringePhilly.com) the PDC hosts fully staged performances of short plays by our members.
(Guaranteed Overnight Theatre)
Actors, directors, and playwright's are given 24 hours to write, produce, and perform in an evening of short plays. The ultimate networking & creative program.
Members are given "Ingredients" for a short script to be written within 72 hours for an afternoon of script readings.
Temporarily suspended due to Covid-19.
Full Events List (on Facebook)