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Young Writers' Workshop: Playwriting with Rob Ackerman

Wednesday, February 15, 2017 - 5:30 PM
| For members and their guests in grades 3-7 | Whitridge Room | $10 per person, payable at the door; advance registration required

In this ongoing series, young writers are invited to join notable writers in exploring different genres.

Acclaimed playwright Rob Ackerman will share the fundamental tools of great playwriting and guide participants in writing their own scenes. Children will leave this workshop with the skills to craft their own engaging dialogue.

Rob Ackerman’s extensive credits include the Drama Desk Award-winner Tabletop, Call Me Waldo, and Volleygirls, “Best of Fest” winner at the 2013 New York Musical Theater Festival.

This program is generously funded by Richard Peck.

To register, contact the Children's Library at 212.288.6900 x234 or children@nysoclib.org.