Call for Submissions – Playwriting workshop with Carmen Aguirre

Playwright Carmen Aguirre

Playwright Carmen Aguirre


Rumble Theatre is excited to offer a two-day playwriting workshop led by our playwright-in-residence Carmen Aguirre. Intended for beginning playwrights, the workshop will focus on crafting a monologue based on personal experience. Participants are welcome to come in with an idea that they’re keen to work on, or to take this opportunity to create something from scratch. The studio will available throughout the workshop weekend for participants to use as a writing space.

WHEN: Saturday, December 1 & Sunday, December 2, 2018
Sessions will run from 4pm to 8pm each day.
WHERE: PL1422 studio at 1422 William Street, Vancouver

Fees & Financial Assistance
Application is free. The participation fee for the workshop is $120 + GST. Rumble is able to offer three partial bursaries for artists who can demonstrate financial and/or accessibility needs. To be considered for financial assistance, please include a brief statement in your application outlining how you would benefit from being awarded one of the bursaries.

How to Apply
Applicants are asked to submit a short (no longer than one page) statement that answers the following question: Why are you interested in participating in this particular workshop?

We strongly encourage submissions from artists who self-identify as members of under-represented communities.

E-mail your application (and your statement for financial assistance, if you are submitting one) to with the subject line: “Playwriting workshop with Carmen Aguirre”.

You can send via mail or drop-off in person to: Rumble Theatre, 1422 William Street, Vancouver, BC, V5L 2P7


***NEW DEADLINE*** We are now accepting applications until Thursday, November 29, 2018.  


Please note that workshop spots are extremely limited and that we may not be able to accommodate all applicants due to capacity restrictions.

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