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4th Annual CTI-O'Neill Summer Workshop, Jul 13–16, 2011, Application Deadline Extended Through Jul 1

COMMERCIAL THEATER INSTITUTE
4th ANNUAL CTI-O’NEILL SUMMER WORKSHOP 

A PRODUCING PRACTICUM 
July 13–16, 2011   

APPLICATION DEADLINE EXTENDED THROUGH JULY 1 

ONLINE REGISTRATION: 
www.CommercialTheaterInstitute.com 

(New York, NY -- June 7, 2011) The Commercial Theater Institute’s (CTI) upcoming 4th annual, CTI-O’Neill Summer Workshop, A Producing Practicum, will take place July 13-16, 2011.  The four-day workshop is designed as a hands-on intensive program in which participants will develop business plans for selected plays and musicals at the O’Neill Summer Conference.   

The workshop, held in Waterford, CT on the O’Neill Theater Center Campus, will include a mix of lectures, one-on-one sessions, interactions with writers and directors, as well as group discussions. The curriculum and setting provide a unique opportunity for participants to interact with artists to greater understand the process of creative development.   

The cost of the program is $850, which includes all food and local travel.  The application deadline has been extended through July 1st.   For more information, and the complete workshop schedule visit www.commericaltheaterinstitute.com.   

Tom Viertel, O’Neill Board Chair and Broadway Producer, and Jed Bernstein, CTI Program Director and Broadway Producer, will lead this unique opportunity, along with an all-star faculty from the New York theatre community.   

The Commercial Theater Institute, now in its 30th year, is a project of Theatre Development Fund (TDF) and The Broadway League. Dedicated to training the next generation of commercial theatre producers, CTI provides resources and guidance to individuals interested in the various paths one can take towards creating commercial productions for the stage.   

The Eugene O’Neill Theater Center, founded in 1964, develops and nurtures new artists and new work.  The O’Neill annually presents the National Playwrights Conference and National Music Theater Conference where new works for the stage are given staged readings in a bucolic retreat setting.  Additionally, the O’Neill runs an accredited semester training program, the National Theater Institute, and development programs in Puppetry, Dramatic Criticism and Cabaret.  The O’Neill was awarded a special Tony Award in 1979 for its unique contribution to American theater. 


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The Commercial Theater Institute, now in its 30th year, is a project of Theatre Development Fund (TDF) and The Broadway League, Inc. Dedicated to training the next generation of commercial theatre producers, CTI provides resources and guidance to individuals interested in the various paths one can take towards creating commercial productions for the stage.   

The Broadway League, founded in 1930, is the national trade association for the Broadway industry. The League's 700-plus members include theatre owners and operators, producers, presenters, and general managers in over 240 North American cities, as well as suppliers of goods and services to the theatre industry. Each year, League members bring Broadway to nearly 30 million people in New York and on tour across the U.S. and Canada. Visit www.BroadwayLeague.com. Follow on Twitter @TheBwayLeague or on www.Facebook.com/BroadwayLeague

Theatre Development Fund (TDF) has played a unique role in strengthening live theatre and dance in New York City for the past 42 years. This not-for-profit service organization's programs have provided 78 million people access to the theatre at discount prices (with theatre lovers who would normally not be able to attend live performance) and returned nearly 2 billion dollars in revenue to thousands of theatre, dance and music productions. Best known for its TKTS Discount Booths, TDF's membership, voucher, access and education programs as well as its Costume Collection, help to make the unique experience of theatre available to everyone. TDF recently published its first book, Outrageous Fortune: The Life and Times of the New American Play. To learn more about TDF, go to: www.tdf.org

The Eugene O’Neill Theater Center, founded in 1964, develops and nurtures new artists and new work.  The O’Neill annually presents the National Playwrights Conference and National Music Theater Conference where new works for the stage are given staged readings in a bucolic retreat setting.  Additionally, the O’Neill runs an accredited semester training program, the National Theater Institute, and development programs in Puppetry, Dramatic Criticism and Cabaret.  The O’Neill was awarded a special Tony Award in 1979 for its unique contribution to American theater.