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Central Works Playwriting Programs

September 4, 2018 - November 30, 2018


Central Works Playwriting Programs with Gary Graves, Company Co-director
September – November
Berkeley City Club: 2315 Durant Ave 
Berkeley Rep: 2025 Addison St

Writers Groups
These programs are intended to assist playwrights at all levels of experience with the development of their scripts in the context of a writers group. Writers meet regularly, present their work in readings, and respond constructively to one another’s works-in-progress.

Monday Group: 10 meetings, 2 hours each, Monday afternoons, 12 noon to 2pm at the Berkeley City Club: June 11, 18, 25, July 2, 9, 16, 23, 30, Aug 6, 13. Cost: $200. Check site for availability.

Saturday Group: 12 meetings, 3 hours each, Saturdays, 11am to 2pm: 9/1, 9/8, 9/15, 9/22, 9/29, 10/6, 10/13, 10/20 and 4 hours each, Saturdays, 10am to 2pm: 10/27, 11/3, 11/10, 11/17. FILLED Check site for other openings

Playwriting Workshops with Staged Readings
These programs are for playwrights who are interested in an intensive developmental workshop schedule of meetings followed by a staged reading of the work in an open workshop setting. Writers all participate as readers in workshop presentations. Summer Workshops/Series of Readings are limited to 8 writers/8 projects.

NEXT WORKSHOP WITH STAGED READINGS: at the Berkeley Rep School of Theater, July 7 to Aug 19. For more information: Rep School

Contact Gary Graves ( with questions about playwriting programs at Central Works.


September 4, 2018
November 30, 2018
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