CreateHER: The Official Educational Program of SheNYC Arts

What is CreateHER?

CreateHER is a free course for girl-identifying high school students interested in writing and producing for theatre. Through the program, students are given the technical and creative tools to take their creativity from an idea to reality. CreateHER provides high-level playwriting and producing courses as well as features guest speakers who are leaders in the industry: from producers and general managers, to groundbreaking playwrights, dramaturgs, and casting directors. By the end of the semester, the students write, produce, and present a short play of their own!

​Applications now open for our Fall 2020 program! Due May 10th.

Fall 2020 CreateHER Sessions will be held on the following dates (subject to change):

September 13th | September 27th | October 11th | October 25th | November 8th | November 15th | November 22nd | December 6th

​*Students in the CreateHER cohort will be expected to attend all seminars, rehearsals, and the final performance*

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Learn From Women Leading Theatre Today

Students take high-level playwriting and producing courses and hear from women leaders in theatre about the many career possibilities in the arts including: general management, company management, marketing, casting, and dramaturgy.


Showcase Your Own Voice

At CreateHER, every student is given the tools to write or produce an original short play. On the final day, all students present their original work, performed by professional actors, in front of an audience.

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