FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
December 10, 2018
CONTACT: MAURA HANLON 508-896-1888
CAPE REP’S THEATRELAB CONTINUES WINTER 2019
Cape Rep Theatre, 3299 Rt. 6A, Brewster, is pleased to announce the continuation of its professional theater training program, TheatreLab, with Playwriting 1 with Art Devine running Saturday mornings from 9 am - 1 pm from January 12, 2019 through March 24, 2019. All classes take place in the Community Room of Cape Rep’s Cape House. The fee is $350. For more information or to enroll in Playwriting 1, call Cape Rep at 508-896-1888 or online at www.caperep.org. Cape Rep Theatre, North Side Route 6A E. Brewster.
Playwriting 1 with Art Devine (for all levels; pre-requisite for Playwriting 2): Cape Rep’s Resident Playwright Art Devine, author and director of many plays including Cape Rep’s hit, 9-Ball, continues his popular playwriting courses with Playwriting 1, a writing class for students of all levels of experience eager to learn or hone the craft of playwriting. With the Cape’s rich culture of theater, Cape Rep’s TheatreLab provides professional theater training to any Cape Cod artist hoping to improve or expand his or her skills.
About Playwriting 1: You know there is a story in you. Why not try your hand at dramatizing it? Learn the basics of storytelling through the medium of playwriting. Kick-start your creativity by writing a short play. Art will have you writing in the very first session. Playwriting 1 runs Saturdays 9 am - 1 pm beginning January 12, 2019 and continuing for 8 weeks. The class will culminate in a showcase of student-created short plays Sunday, March 24, 2019. Classes are held in the Community Room of Cape Rep’s Cape House. There are limited spots available so call now to register 508.896.1888 or online at caperep.org. Fee: $350
About the teacher: Art Devine is a multi-talented theater artist. He has written three world premieres for Cape Rep (9-Ball, Winter Wheat and The Bottom of the Sky). His most recent directing credits at Cape Rep include the world premiere of The Tuna Goddess, written by his playwriting student, Jade Schuyler, 9-Ball, Our Country’s Good, Topdog/Underdog, Sunday in the Park with George and A Streetcar Named Desire. His most recent acting credits include Henslowe in Shakespeare in Love, Mrs. Bumbrake/Teacher in Peter and the Starcatcher, Gal in Rough Crossing, Mr. Burns in Mr. Burns, a post-electric play, Rooster in Jerusalem, Dindon in La Cage Aux Folles and Roy in The Light in the Piazza, all at Cape Rep Theatre. Art trained at Trinity Rep Conservatory.
About TheatreLab: TheatreLab is Cape Rep’s professional theater training program, offering classes for all levels of theater artists in all areas of theater.
Cape Cod Repertory Theatre Company, Inc. is a 501c3 organization, founded in 1986 as a company dedicated to creativity and professionalism. On seven acres of land in Nickerson State Park in Brewster, Massachusetts, Cape Rep Theatre is the steward of the beautiful land and historic buildings that are home to the company’s three theaters, including the only outdoor theater on Cape Cod.