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Lane Community College
Monday, October 12, 2020
SPA offers free theatre workshops Thursdays @ 5

Scene from Electras Oresteia 2019EUGENE, Ore.–Beginning this fall, the Lane Community College Student Production Association in collaboration with the Lane Theatre Program will offer free workshops on a variety of topics each Thursday at 5 p.m. during the school terms. Workshops will be free to all LCC students, employees, and community members.

The schedule this fall will focus on playwriting and directing. For anyone interested in writing or directing for “Winter Shorts,” SPA’s annual 10-minute play festival, Thursdays@5 will be a great way to learn the basics or sharpen your skills. Prior experience welcome but not required.

This is the schedule for the fall:

October 15 – Playwriting

  • October 22 – Playwriting
  • October 29 – Directing
  • November 5 – Playwriting
  • November 12 – Directing
  • November 19 – Playwriting
  • November 26 – Directing
  • December 3 – Playwriting

Participants are encouraged to drop in or attend the first of each topic and return subsequent weeks to share what you have written and/or build upon your growing knowledge. Workshops in the coming terms will focus on a wider variety of topics including improv, voice, and movement for performance.

For additional information, contact Brian Haimbach, LCC Head of Theatre, or 541-463-5648.

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Joan Aschim, PIO


(541) 463-5591

Lane Community College educates over 25,000 students annually at six locations across Lane County and online. Students and alumni from all 50 states and 79 countries create more than an $850 million dollar impact on the local economy, helping to support more than 13,000 local jobs. Lane provides affordable, quality, professional technical and college transfer programs; business development and employee training; academic, language and life skills development; and lifelong personal development and enrichment courses.