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Novel 101: Intro to Novel Writing Workshop

This class is temporarily being offered remotely.

at Writing Pad - Online Online Classroom via Zoom, Los Angeles, California 00000

Note: This is primarily a lecture class with some in-class exercises but not everyone will get to share their writing for feedback due to the seminar format. Is it your dream to write the great American novel? In this 1 day Online lecture format Intro Novel Intensive, successful novelist Katherine Taylor will teach you the fundamentals of long form...

Saturday Sep 12th, 10:30am - 1:30pm Pacific Time

Publishing Short Stories 101

This class is temporarily being offered remotely.

at Writing Pad - Online Online Classroom via Zoom, Los Angeles, California 00000

Have you fantasized about seeing a story in Zyzzyva? Award-winning writer, Dominica Phetteplace will give you the resources, structure and inspiration to hustle your work effectively into a literary magazine and she’ll take the pain out of the submission process. In this 1-day publishing workshop in San Francisco, she’ll even share her secret recipe...

Saturday Oct 3rd, 10:30am - 1:30pm Pacific Time

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Screenwriting II: Writing a Feature

This class is temporarily being offered remotely.

at The Barrow Group Acting School - Virtual Classroom

For those who have already taken Screenwriting I, workshop guides students through the process of creating a feature film script. By analyzing and breaking down various successful feature film scripts, students will learn the three-act structure and how to create a successful, fully-fleshed out protagonist and antagonist. Students will then be guided...

Sunday Sep 13th, 2:30pm - 5:30pm Eastern Time

  (8 sessions)
$425

8 sessions

Television Comedy Writing Level 2

This class is temporarily being offered remotely.

at Jacob Krueger Studio - Virtual Classroom

Now that you’ve completed our TV Comedy Level 1 Class it’s time to take your pilot to the next level, in this intermediate TV Writing workshop with Emmy Award Winner Jerry Perzigian. You’ll not only complete a half hour pilot or spec script for a tv comedy series, you’ll also collaborate on the development of your fellow students scripts for...

Wednesday Nov 4th, 7pm - 10pm Eastern Time

  (10 sessions)
$1,200

10 sessions

Grammar Essentials

This class is temporarily being offered remotely.

at New Horizons Learning Group LA - Online Virtual Class, Online, California 00000

In this course, students will review the rules of grammar, identify common grammar errors, and refine their business writing style. Who Should Attend Professionals who seek to improve their grammar usage for written communications. Upon successful completion of this course, students will be able to: examine nouns, pronouns, and verbs. identify...

Wednesday Oct 7th, 6am - 2pm Pacific Time

Story Development (Private)

This class is temporarily being offered remotely.

at Script School - Script School Virtual Classroom

Bring your Movie or TV idea to a single 2-hour session and one of our screenwriters will help you develop it into a structured story.  Your mentor will assist you in picking a theme, drawing up character ideas and designing a basic storyline, to leave you with the tools and advice you need to write it into a treatment, which can be developed...

Wednesday Sep 30th, 8am - 4pm Pacific Time

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Weekend Workshop: Playwriting Jumpstart

This class is temporarily being offered remotely.

at The Barrow Group Acting School - Hell's Kitchen 312 W 36th St 3rd Fl, New York, New York 10018

For playwrights, actors, directors, designers and anyone interested in exploring the creative process and broadening their skills in storytelling. Whether you are new to playwriting or in the middle of a project, you already possess, deep inside you, everything you need to jumpstart your art and bring forth your unique voice. For theatre artists and...

Saturday Aug 29th, 11am - 5pm Eastern Time

  (2 sessions)
$225

2 sessions

Meditative Writing Level 1

This class is temporarily being offered remotely.

at Meditative Writing - Flatiron 39 W 29th St 2nd Fl, New York, New York 10001

Meditative Writing Level One: The Process of Creativity & Story Mining At the intersection of science, art, and meditation we build an approach to writing that draws from the most powerful part of your mind.  Cognitive and meditative exercises will be crafted specifically to help you get the most out of every writing session...

Saturday Sep 19th, 12pm - 2pm Eastern Time

  (4 sessions)
$325

4 sessions

Screenwriting I: Intro to Screenwriting

This class is temporarily being offered remotely.

at Writing Pad - Online Online Classroom via Zoom, Los Angeles, California 00000

You dream of writing a killer script that launches you to the top of “The Black List” and gets you a seven figure deal. Veteran screenwriter Chris Reed (12 scripts sold) can help. He’s written for all the big boys, Disney, Fox, Sony, and Nickelodeon and even created the a screenplay “Jaguar” that would eventually become “The Lion King”...

Monday Sep 14th, 6pm - 9pm Pacific Time

  (5 sessions)
$480

5 sessions

Business Writing for Non-Native Speakers

This class is temporarily being offered remotely.

at Baruch College - CAPS - Online 00000

In this course, students learn how to write effective text messages, email, memos, and letters.  Students develop their writing, grammar, and vocabulary as they focus on appropriate formats, style, and tone for a variety of audiences, including employers, colleagues, customers, and clients.  Pre-requisites:  Students need to be in...

Tuesday Oct 6th, 6:15pm - 8:15pm Eastern Time

  (10 sessions)
$380

10 sessions

Blog Writing Level 1: Two Day Intensive

This class is temporarily being offered remotely.

at Gotham Writers' Workshop - Online Zoom Conference, New York, New York 00000

Everyone and their cousins have a blog. But how many are well written? Truly interesting or entertaining or useful? Maintained on a regular basis? Enjoyed by a wide circle of people? Precious few. The key is to write posts so good even total strangers will be drawn to your blog. Here you will learn the specialized craft of writing blog content. Writing...

Saturday Oct 10th, 1pm - 4pm Eastern Time

  (2 sessions)
$190

2 sessions

Creative Nonfiction 101 Level 1: 6 Weeks

This class is temporarily being offered remotely.

at Gotham Writers' Workshop - Online Zoom Conference, New York, New York 00000

Nonfiction—pieces that spring from the real world—is everywhere. Magazines, newspapers, books, blogs, websites. And nonfiction has grown more diverse and creative than ever, embracing all styles from straight to zany to lyrical, encompassing every topic imaginable from schoolyard memories to a trek in Nepal to the creation of the universe. Here...

Wednesday Sep 9th, 7pm - 10pm Eastern Time

  (6 sessions)
$334

6 sessions

Personal Essay Writing Two Day Intensive

This class is temporarily being offered remotely.

at Gotham Writers' Workshop - Online Zoom Conference, New York, New York 00000

What do you think about X or Y or Z? And how have your life experiences informed your views on these topics? That’s the essence of a personal essay: viewpoints filtered through the lens of your personal experience. Any topic goes, from the ridiculous to the sublime. Unlike the stiff essays you may have written in school, these should feel personal,...

Saturday Sep 26th, 1pm - 4pm Eastern Time

  (2 sessions)
$190

2 sessions

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Memoir Writing Level 1: 10-Week Workshop

This class is temporarily being offered remotely.

at Gotham Writers' Workshop - Online Zoom Conference, New York, New York 00000

Every life holds many tales. Whether your life is wildly unconventional or relatively normal, there’s bound to be something fascinating about it. That’s why the contemporary memoir—everyday people telling their stories—has become such a popular phenomenon. A memoir covers an aspect of a life, whether it’s a short piece about, say, a bicycle...

Wednesday Sep 9th, 7pm - 10pm Eastern Time

  (10 sessions)
$434

10 sessions

Dialogue Writing Level 1 Two Day Intensive

This class is temporarily being offered remotely.

at Gotham Writers' Workshop - Online Zoom Conference, New York, New York 00000

As Rhett tells Scarlett in the movie Gone With the Wind, “Frankly, my dear, I don’t give a damn.” (In the book version, there’s no “frankly.”) Either way it’s a good line, and you should give a damn about your dialogue. Dialogue is crucial to any kind of story—fiction, nonfiction, any kind of script. Bad dialogue can sink it like a...

Saturday Oct 10th, 1pm - 4pm Eastern Time

  (2 sessions)
$190

2 sessions

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