Nationally renowned playwright, Don Zolidis, center, paid a surprise visit to Pinewood Prep on his recent travels through the Lowcountry. Zolidis spoke to the school’s sixth and seventh grade Drama, High School Drama I and Advanced Drama classes. He spent time with the young dramatists, talking about how to become a playwright, previewing new pieces he is working on, and conducting playwriting exercises. Zolidis is a Philadelphia-based playwright, screenwriter and professor. He has published 44 plays, which have been produced over 3,000 times in 31 countries.