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Thursday, February 27 • 10:30am - 11:45am
Exposition and Its Discontents: How to Write Exposition for Plays

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We’ll look at a range of models — classic through contemporary — as examples of how exposition works and how it can be dealt with. Participants will leave with the tools they need to write great backstory in their plays.


Andrew Pederson

Professor of English, Concordia University Chicago
Andy Pederson is a playwright and professor. His plays have been produced in New York City, Chicago, Atlanta, Memphis, Indianapolis, and several other places. He has written 10 plays, including IN THE SOUNDLESS AWE (with Jayme McGhan), which had its world premiere with the New Light... Read More →

Thursday February 27, 2020 10:30am - 11:45am EST
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