DRAMA 717 A & B

Long Play


The writing of a complete play for live performance of more than one hour’s length and up to two hours. Students should submit an initial proposal which gives details of story, plot, character, location, action and structure. This proposal will be developed in consultation with the supervisor(s). It is expected that three drafts of the play will be completed across the term of the course.

Course available to MA students only. May also be begun in Semester 2 and completed in the following Semester 1. Projects must be submitted for approval by February 15 or July 1 as appropriate.

To complete this course students must enrol in 717 A and B. This course is not available to BA (Hons) students.

Availability 2024

Semester 1 and 2 (full year)




DRAMA 717A: 30 points

DRAMA 717B: 30 points