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Playwriting Workshop with Lucia Frangione

Aspiring playwrights will be inspired by a workshop with Lucia Frangione, who brings to the Persephone Theatre stage, the debut of The Thin Man in co-presentation with Vertigo Theatre; October 24-November 7, 2018. She is an award winning playwright and actor, who lives with her eight year old daughter in Vancouver, British Columbia. She’s written twenty-five plays and has performed on many of the major stages across Canada. She teaches playwriting at Langara college and has created two on-line courses (intro and advanced playwriting) hosted by Rosebud School of the Arts. Lucia is also a drama editor for Talon books and does freelance dramaturgy. She has trained at Studio 58 and Rosebud School of the Arts and is a member of the Playwrights Guild of Canada and Canadian Actor’s Equity. She is recipient of the Gordon Armstrong Award, the Sydney Riske Award and the Stage West CAEA emerging artist award.

 Registrants should bring to the workshop a 5-10 page excerpt of something on which they are currently working. Don't be intimidated if 5-10 pages is all you have, your excerpts will be read aloud by the group and discussed just the same. 

Ages: 18+; maximum enrollment of 12 registrants

October 27, 2018 (6 hours); 10 AM - 4:30 PM, with a 1/2 hour lunch

Thanks to the Spotlight Fund - the registration fee is just $125 + GST! (Regular Price $250) 

Register Here or call our Box Office at 306-384-7727; - - Find this event on Facebook - -

 For more information call Carla Mysko at 306-384-2126 ext 234 or email

More on Lucia Frangione:

Earlier Event: October 24
The Thin Man
Later Event: October 28
Directing Workshop for Women