2022 Playwriting Programs Announced!

The NHSI is hosting an 5-day, Online Playwriting Boot Camp in April, as well as an in-person, 2-Week Summer Playwriting Intensive at Northwestern University. Financial aid is available for both programs!

Online Playwriting Boot Camp

April 11th-15th

$250

Students will have completed a draft of a 10-minute play by the end of this camp with Ian Merrigan! Read more about what you can expect from the experience here on our Playwriting page, or you can get started on your application here.

Summer Playwriting Intensive

June 26th – July 9th

$2,500

The 2022 Summer Playwriting Intensive takes place on Northwestern University’s campus, and we’re so excited to host students again! This program culminates in a staged reading of each student’s play. Interested applicants should review the sample Daily Schedule here on our Playwriting page before filling out the application.