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Scriptwriting Scribes with Northwest Film Forum, 7-8th grade

Students will learn the basics of writing scripts for performances, including staging scenes, generating dialogue, and developing action. Students will read a wide variety of work from carefully curated writers and will participate in writing activities, craft exercises, and experiences designed to inspire their imaginations. This camp will be facilitated by local teaching artist Danielle Mohlman, a nationally produced playwright and educator, in addition to guest teaching artists from Northwest Film Forum. This camp will culminate with a performance of student work and the option for students to contribute a chosen piece to a digital anthology of their work. 

This camp is for students entering 7th & 8th grade in Fall 2021 and will take place online using Zoom and Google Classroom. All camps will break for lunch from 12-1pm each day.

Scholarships are available by application. Questions? Please email keliko@hugohouse.org.

*Note – all Scribes Summer camps are in Pacific Standard Time

Instructor: Danielle Mohlman

Grade: 7-8

Location: Online

Duration: 1 week

Term: Scribes 2021

Start Date: 07/19/2021

End Date: 07/23/2021

Days of the Week: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday

Time: 10:00 am – 3:00 pm PDT

Maximum Class Size: 12

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Danielle Mohlman

Danielle Mohlman is a nationally produced playwright based in Seattle, WA. Her plays have been developed at Arena Stage, the Kennedy Center, the Cherry Lane Theatre, the Sewanee Writers’ Conference, Cygnet Theatre, Rorschach Theatre, Field Trip Theatre, Umbrella Project, Youth Theatre Northwest, The Scratch & Really Really Theatre Group, and Seattle Public Theater, among others. Danielle is an alumna of Playwrights’ Arena at Arena Stage, the DC Commission on the Arts and Humanities Artist Fellowship, and the Umbrella Project Writers Group. She is a proud graduate of both Cal Poly Pomona and Emerson College. She is currently developing multiple projects for theatre, film, and audio.

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