Certificate in New Play Directing

New Cohort begins Summer 2022: June 20 – July 29
Under special circumstances permission to begin certificate programs in off years may be given by the program director. 

Certificate in New Play Directing

The New Play Directing Certificate provides practical experience in playmaking with an emphasis on the specific skills unique to new play development. It offers graduate-level instruction from leading theatre professionals. The certificate in new play directing develops strong candidates for employment in professional, regional, or academic theatres. Highly respected directors, performers, playwrights, and theatre professionals teach in the program. It’s associated with the Playwright’s Lab at Hollins University, an internationally recognized graduate program in playwriting.