Writers Block Ink Igniting Social Change On The Page & Stage

 

OUR MISSION
To arm young voices with the power of pen and prose,
reinforcing teamwork, accountability, and responsibility; 
igniting social change on the page and stage.

 

 

860-442-5625
12 Masonic Street
 New London, CT 06320

About The Block

The Writers Block InK was started in 2003 as a 501c3 non-profit organization to encourage youth to use writing and performance as tools to address personal and social challenges on the community stage. Students create original productions which explore critical themes and issues.

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IN SEARCH OF TALENT FOR OUR SUMMER PROGRAM:

This program is designed to empower youth through creativity, develop young leaders, and ignite social change. High School students are invited to audition for the opportunity to embark on an eight week long journey through a creative arts program to instigate and cultivate social change in the community. The goal of the program is to create and perform an original full scale production to be open to the community. Our students are encouraged to explore their skills and gifts while working on an original script, costume design, songs, poems, and even the marketing and promotion of the show.  Anticipated show dates are Thurs Aug 16th, Fri Aug 20th, and Sat Aug 21st 2019.

Non-refundable registration fee: $25  

Auditions will take place the week of May 13th and include a reading of a monologue provided by Writers Block; a presentation of a prepared piece selected by the student (monologue, song, dance, poem, etc.);  and an interview.

 

Tuition: $600: Payment plans can be arranged and financial aid is available for qualified students. Please contact Gail at 860-442-5625 or email writersblock2@gmail.com