About 5 Shorts Theatre
The theatre version of the 5 Shorts Project will assists aspiring playwrights with producing a short, one act stage play. The play will be a maximum of 10 pages in length. The project will act as a mentor and producer for participants.
Participants will attend classes once per week to learn about all the elements of creating and producing a stage play. Each week a new instructor will teach the class a different aspect of theatre production.
Month 1 - Writing the Play
Each week an instructor will assists participants with writing their play.
Week 1 - Outlining the story
Week 2 - Developing the characters
Week 3 - Writing your first draft
Week 4 - Finalizing your script
Month 2 - Bringing play to life
Week 5 - Finalizing your script
Week 6 - Directing 101
Week 7 - Casting
Week 8 - Rehearsals
Month 3 - Rehearsals
Month 4 - Rehearsals and Stage Management & Production
Month 5 - Dress Rehearsals and Stage Play Presentation
5 Shorts Project LLC
5 Shorts Project of CultureTrust Philadelphia
1315 Walnut St.
Philadelphia, PA 19107