MightyWriters

South Philly Teen Opportunities

M3M Ray

Teen Playwrights - Create your World!
For Philadelphia students ages 14 to 17
Tuesday, 6:30-8:00pm
March 7, 14, 21, 28 (four sessions)
This workshop will take place at 1501 Christian Street

Acting! Pizza! In this workshop, we'll use images from great artists to inspire the world of your characters and begin to color their actions. This is the second of three workshops which will culminate in a night of ONE-ACTS in June. Workshop leader: program director, & The Wire actress and playwright, Tanesha Ford
Apply here.

Teen Playwrights - Let Them Fly!
For Philadelphia students ages 14 to 17
Tuesday, 6:30-8:00pm
April 25, May 2, 9, 16 (four sessions)
This workshop will take place at 1501 Christian Street

In this workshop, we complete your plays and conduct a staged reading at 1501 Christian Street for friends and families on the second day. After the staged reading, we will request constructive feedback to strengthen our plays and spend the next two days fine-tuning the for night of ONE-ACTS in May. Taught by "The Wire" actress and playwright - Tanesha Ford
Apply here.

Teen Actors - Night of ONE-ACTS!
For Philadelphia students ages 14 to 17
Tuesday, 6:30-8:00pm
May 16, 23, 30 (three sessions)
This workshop will take place at 1501 Christian Street

This workshop is designed to cast actors and rehearse to perform during the night of ONE-ACTS on May 30. Actors will create character bios for the roles they will play. Done in the repertoire style, one actor will have multiple roles. Playwrights and guest directors will help hone these works to performance readiness. Taught by "The Wire" actress and playwright - Tanesha Ford
Apply here.

Mid-day Cafe
For Philadelphia students ages 13 to 17
Wednesday, 1:00-3:00pm
Jan. 18 to June 7, 2017 (ongoing)
This workshop will take place at 1501 Christian Street

Do you get dismissed early from school on Wednesdays? The Wednesday Mid-Day Café is for you! Join us every Wednesday as we read, write and explore the following topics: tips for success in high school, navigating the college application process, and current events. We hope to see you there!
Apply here.

Greedy Readers Book Club
For Philadelphia students ages 14 to 16
First Thursdays, 6:30-8:00 pm
9/8, 10/6, 11/3, 12/1, 1/5, 2/2, 3/2, 4/6, 5/4 and 6/1 (10 sessions)
This workshop will take place at 1501 Christian Street

Girls who like to read and talk about books are welcome to join this monthly book club. We read a range of new and classic works arising from the members' interests and suggestions. Recent books include "Tomboy" by Liz Prince, "Fangirl" by Rainbow Rowell and "And Then There Were None" by Agatha Christie. Each month we will do some writing in journals to help us read more deeply. This will be our fourth year of meeting, and we have room to welcome two new members. Note: All meetings will be on the first Thursday of the month, except for September which will be on the 8th. Workshop leader: Laura Hawley
Apply here.

*All opportunities are free, but space is limited.

'

Mighty Video

February 19, 2017
February 20, 2017
February 21, 2017
February 22, 2017
February 23, 2017
February 24, 2017
February 25, 2017
February 26, 2017
February 27, 2017
February 28, 2017
March 1, 2017
March 2, 2017


Connect with Us

  • facebook
  • twitter
  • myspace