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Playwriting, Minor

The playwriting minor is designed for students interested in writing for stage and screen.

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Uniting the study of significant works of drama with the creative writing process, students explore diverse styles of plays, playwrights, theories, forms, and movements.  This minor includes course options from the Departments of English, Communications Studies, and Media and Screen Studies.

Co-Op Opportunities 

  • Central Square Theatre
  • Company One Theatre
  • Huntington Theatre Company
  • Boston Playwrights Theatre
  • Manhattan Theatre Club
  • Lincoln Center
  • Vineyard Theatre


Multidisciplinary Skills

  • Collaboration
  • Empathy
  • Script analysis
  • Storytelling

Career Opportunities

  • Dramaturg
  • Playwright
  • Arts Administrator
  • Director


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