What Our Students Are Saying

“After having no performance experience, I was amazed by how comfortable I was on stage at the end.”

- Summer 2016 Student

“Feedback was always concise, direct, and insightful, and done in a way that tied back to neo-futurism.”

- Summer 2016 Student

“I want to start again tomorrow. Literally.”

- Winter 2016 Student

“This class was worth every penny…as a writer and performer I feel as though I’ve found what I’ve been looking for.”

- Summer 2011 Student

“I really, really appreciated the personal care that our instructors put into running the class and making sure that our performance was a success. I felt very well taken care of.”

- Fall 2016 Student

Writing & Performing the Two-Minute Play

July 15th - September 2nd (8wks)
Saturdays 11am - 2pm

Price: $250


In this introductory class, students explore core Neo-Futurist tenets of honesty, brevity, chance and audience interaction in order to create short plays in our unique, non-illusory aesthetic. Using games and exercises, weekly writing challenges and regular in-class workshops, students learn specific play formulas and styles that recur on our stage. In the second half of the class, the student ensemble follows a version of the Neo-Futurists’ weekly creative process to pitch, rehearse and perform a delectable menu of their own original two-minute plays. This final show is open to the public, and presented on our stage at The Neo-Futurarium.

For information about our payment plans, please contact our Education Coordinator at education [@] neofuturists.org.

Note: Workshop tuition and deposits are non-refundable.

Our Address
5153 N. Ashland Ave
Chicago, IL 60640


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The Infinite Wrench Showtimes:

  • 11:30pm on Fridays
  • 11:30pm on Saturdays
  • 7:00pm on Sundays
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