Off On Your Ass And Write!
|3 Plays. 3 Days.|
|@ Gorilla Tango Theatre Chicago[Bucktown]|
1919 N. Milwaukee Ave.
Chicago, IL 60647
|3 Plays. 3 Days. - an intense writing intensive with Joe Janes. In three days, participants will learn how to write improvisationally, ultimately generating three ten-minute plays. Each student will have one of their plays performed in a staged reading on the third day by some of Chicago's finest actors. Some writing experience is recommended. Class size is limited to 7. PLEASE NOTE: Class runs Friday 9/6 from 4-7 pm; Saturday 9/7 from 12 - 6 pm; Sunday 9/8 from 12-6 pm followed by a public reading at 7 pm ($5 tickets for friends and family may be purchased via gorillatango.com). Joe Janes is an Emmy award winning writer who teaches comedy writing at The Second City and Columbia College. He has written for Jellyvision's "You Don't Know Jack" and SNL's "Weekend Update." He has written three books: 365 Sketches, 50 Plays and Seven Deadly Plays. His full-length plays include Metaluna and the Science of the Mind Revue, A Hard Day's Journey Into Night and Always Never. He writes regularly for WNEP Theatre and Robot vs Dinosaur.|