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"[T]his is a fabulous workshop! My son worked with the two running it, and he still talks about it! Sign up for an experience your children will not soon forget!"
- Michelle Mcginty-Miller, Rotterdam, NY

Kit Goldstein Grant, often working with music educator/pianist Rebecca Benjamin, has taught playwriting, songwriting and musical theater writing camps and workshops for kids and adults at
Schenectady County Community College
Steamer No. 10 Theatre
The Schenectady Theater for Children
Brown School
Brighter Choice Charter School

Upcoming Playwriting and Songwriting Classes at Schenectady County Community College:
Spring 2015

(Non-Credit) This course will cover the fundamentals of playwriting and use exercises and workshopping to help students begin transforming their original ideas into plays. Students will work outside of class to complete outlines and scenes, and bring them in for class readings and discussion. Both beginning playwrights and those with more experience are welcome. Required Materials: Playwriting, Brief & Brilliant by Julie Jensen (Available on Amazon for $14.95)

(Non-Credit) This course will focus on the technical elements of songwriting. Students will work on writing their own songs while learning the basics of song form, lyric writing, rhyme, melody and harmony. Taught by composer/lyricist Kit Goldstein Grant and music educator/pianist Rebecca Benjamin. Recommended Materials: Songwriting: A Complete Guide to the Craft, by Stephen Citron (Available on Amazon for $14.36)

For dates/times and more information, visit: Schenectady County Community College - Non-Credit Classes To register, visit: Schenectady County Community College - Non-Credit Registration

Host these classes at your school or camp!

1-3 hours Songwriting Workshop:
Write a Song!

Learn to write a musical theater song with playwright/composer/lyricist Kit Goldstein Grant and music educator/pianist Rebecca Benjamin. You'll learn the basics of lyric writing, song form, and what goes into making a memorable melody. Together, the group will come up with a fun story and work together to write the songs to go with it!

1 week Camp
Compose-a-Musical Camp:

How would you put your ideas for a musical on stage? This is your opportunity to receive professional guidance developing an original musical, using your plot ideas! Playwright/composer/lyricist Kit Goldstein and music teacher Rebecca Benjamin will guide students in developing a story, and teach some of the tricks of musical theater songwriting. At the end of the week, students perform their original musical!

To inquire about hosting these or other classes at your school, camp or theater program, please contact

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