The New Text New Theatre Advanced Scriptwriting Workshop is open to playwrights who have participated in the Playwriting Workshops and who knows the basic principles of scripts, however wants to improve further in writing or playwrights who already writes plays themselves and needs professional support.
The workshop program has been specifically designed for Advanced Writing and the scripts chosen from the ones written within the frame of the year’s theme will be staged as play readings during the New Text New Theatre Festival, which has been organised since 2012.
Participants of the workshop will also have the chance to attend workshops of guest teachers who join us from Turkey and from abroad every year.
Names such as Ozen Yula, Ceren Ercan, Mark Levitas, Okan Urun, Ahmet Sami Ozbudak, Murat Mahmutyazıcıoglu, Onur Karaoglu and international names like Ronan Cheneau, David Bobee, Samuel Gallet, David Leon, Maria Velasco, Asa Lindholm, Peca Stefan, Finn Iunker have given lessons in New Text New Theatre workshops in previous years.
This year, the instructors who will be joining the program from France, Sweden and Spain in addition to the many writers and directors who will be hosted as part of the workshop will be announced in the coming days.
At the end of the workshops, the 9th New Text New Theatre Festival which offers the opportunity participate in various fields, will be held in 2020.