Screenwriting Boot Camp

“The best way to learn anything is to DO it,” says instructor Kate Montgomery. “In this fun, informative boot camp, you'll get into the process right away. With an interactive mix of short lectures, individual and team writing exercises, and course materials you can keep to reference later, you’ll learn how to write a screenplay that can sell... more

Instructor: Kate Montgomery

January 07 - January 08
1 Saturday & 1 Sunday, (PST)

10:00am - 1:00pm

Intro to Screenwriting: Lights, Camera, Action!

“Are you sitting on a fantastic story idea for the screen?” asks instructor Kerry Muir. “In Intro to Screenwriting, you'll acquire a veritable toolbox of strategies and exercises, as well as creative inspiration to help set your idea into motion... more

Instructor: Kerry Muir

January 07 - January 08
1 Saturday & 1 Sunday, (PST)

10:00am - 1:00pm

Summer Screenwriting Circle

“It’s so hard to write a screenplay in isolation,” says instructor Kate Montgomery. "Whether you’re writing your very first script or rewriting your tenth, we all face similar challenges, so a workshop is an ideal way to come together... more

Instructor: Kate Montgomery

January 07 - January 08
1 Saturday & 1 Sunday, (PST)

10:00am - 1:00pm

Script Writing from the Inside Out: Writing Stories for Stage and Screen

“Writing plays and screenplays is a form of storytelling that merges poetry and engineering,” says instructor Jessica Litwak. “We create poetry with the specific impediments, accents, rhythms, and cadences in the voices of our characters. We engineer our stories with structural foundations, dramatic arcs, scenes... more

Instructor: Jessica Litwak

January 07 - January 08
1 Saturday & 1 Sunday, (PST)

10:00am - 1:00pm

Intro to Screenwriting: Lights, Camera, Action!

“Are you sitting on a fantastic story idea for the screen?” asks instructor Kerry Muir. “In Intro to Screenwriting, you'll acquire a veritable toolbox of strategies and exercises, as well as creative inspiration to help set your idea into motion... more

Instructor: Kerry Muir

January 07 - January 08
1 Saturday & 1 Sunday, (PST)

10:00am - 1:00pm

Marketing to the Film & TV Industry

“It takes knowledge, creativity and persistence to break into the entertainment industry,” says indie writer-director-producer Kate Montgomery. “And it can take decades to figure out the things I’m sharing in this 3-hour workshop ... more

Instructor: Kate Montgomery

January 07 - January 08
1 Saturday & 1 Sunday, (PST)

10:00am - 1:00pm

Screenwriting Boot Camp

“The best way to learn anything is to DO it,” says instructor Kate Montgomery. “In this fun, informative boot camp, you'll get into the process right away. With an interactive mix of short lectures, individual and team writing exercises, and course materials you can keep to reference later, you’ll learn how to write a screenplay that can sell... more

Instructor: Kate Montgomery

January 07 - January 08
1 Saturday & 1 Sunday, (PST)

10:00am - 1:00pm

Writing YA (Young Adult) Stories for the Screen

The rise of the YA (young adult) novel is arguably the single most significant literary event of the 21st century. In a time of declining book sales, YA readership has exploded. And so has the market for screen adaptations, as well as original TV and film projects targeting the YA market... more

Instructor: Kate Montgomery

January 07 - January 08
1 Saturday & 1 Sunday, (PST)

10:00am - 1:00pm

A Play in a Day: Writing a Ten-Minute Play

In this short intensive workshop, students will receive a basket filled with playwriting tools, specifically with the ten-minute play form in mind. Tools will include character development, dialogue, story arc, and other essentials for dramatic writing... more

Instructor: Jessica Litwak

January 07 - January 08
1 Saturday & 1 Sunday, (PST)

10:00am - 1:00pm

Script Writing from the Inside Out: Writing Stories for Stage and Screen

“Writing plays and screenplays is a form of storytelling that merges poetry and engineering,” says instructor Jessica Litwak. “We create poetry with the specific impediments, accents, rhythms, and cadences in the voices of our characters. We engineer our stories with structural foundations, dramatic arcs, scenes... more

Instructor: Jessica Litwak

January 07 - January 08
1 Saturday & 1 Sunday, (PST)

10:00am - 1:00pm