Creative Writing Classes New York

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Brush up on the fundamentals of fiction writing with a fast-paced combination of brief lectures and writing exercises that let you try your hand at what you've just learned.

$150
+1500 pts
F.   Apr 25th, 10am
Beginner
Friday April 25 10am - 5pm 1 Session $150
Saturday May 17 11am - 6pm 1 Session $150
Friday May 30 10am - 5pm 1 Session $150
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Brush up on the fundamentals of writing through a combination of fast-paced lectures and writing exercises that let you immediately try your hand at what you've just learned.

$150
+1500 pts
F.   Apr 25th, 10am
Beginner
Friday April 25 10am - 5pm 1 Session $150
Friday June 6 10am - 5pm 1 Session $150
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Practice, gain writing inspiration and hang out with other writers without needing to make a long term commitment or spend a lot of money.

$45
+450 pts
F.   Apr 25th - May 9th, 6:30pm
All levels
Friday April 25 6:30pm - 8:30pm 3 Sessions $45
Friday April 25 6:30pm - 8:30pm 1 Session $20
Saturday April 26 12pm - 2pm 1 Session $20
Friday May 2 6:30pm - 8:30pm 1 Session $20
Friday May 2 6:30pm - 8:30pm 3 Sessions $45
Saturday May 3 12pm - 2pm 1 Session $20
Friday May 9 6:30pm - 8:30pm 3 Sessions $45
Friday May 9 6:30pm - 8:30pm 1 Session $20
Saturday May 10 12pm - 2pm 1 Session $20
Friday May 16 6:30pm - 8:30pm 1 Session $20
Friday May 30 6:30pm - 8:30pm 1 Session $20
Saturday May 31 12pm - 2pm 1 Session $20
Saturday June 7 12pm - 2pm 1 Session $20
Saturday June 14 12pm - 2pm 1 Session $20
Saturday June 28 12pm - 2pm 1 Session $20
Saturday July 12 12pm - 2pm 1 Session $20
Saturday July 19 12pm - 2pm 1 Session $20
Saturday July 26 12pm - 2pm 1 Session $20
Saturday August 2 12pm - 2pm 1 Session $20
Saturday August 16 12pm - 2pm 1 Session $20
Saturday August 23 12pm - 2pm 1 Session $20
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Gain a firm grounding in all the basics of fiction writing; write 1-2 short stories; learn an assortment of writing exercises to develop new ideas and overcome writers block.

$445
+4450 pts
Sa.   Apr 26th - Jun 28th, 10am
Beginner

Eliminate bad writing habits and begin cultivating confidence through practice and praise. Develop an awareness of your strengths and weaknesses in a supportive, constructive environment. Employ myriad techniques and strategies for finding new writing ideas.

$324
+3240 pts
Sa.   Apr 26th - Jun 7th, 12pm
Beginner
Saturday April 26 12pm - 3pm 6 Sessions $324
Tuesday April 29 7pm - 10pm 6 Sessions $324
Wednesday April 30 2pm - 5pm 6 Sessions $324
Wednesday April 30 7pm - 10pm 6 Sessions $324
Thursday May 15 7pm - 10pm 6 Sessions $324
Sunday May 18 12pm - 3pm 6 Sessions $324
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In this workshop, writers are given the freedom to find and strengthen their individual and unique voices as well as to experiment with form, style and new genres. In addition, the workshop provides a structure for writers to produce new work on a regular basis.

Free
+0 pts
M.   Apr 28th, 3pm
All levels
Monday April 28 3pm - 5pm 1 Session Free
Monday May 5 3pm - 5pm 1 Session Free
Monday May 12 3pm - 5pm 1 Session Free
Monday May 19 3pm - 5pm 1 Session Free
Monday May 26 3pm - 5pm 1 Session Free
Monday June 2 3pm - 5pm 1 Session Free
Monday June 9 3pm - 5pm 1 Session Free
Monday June 16 3pm - 5pm 1 Session Free
Monday June 23 3pm - 5pm 1 Session Free
Monday June 30 3pm - 5pm 1 Session Free
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Focusing on developing projects and receiving feedback from the instructor and classmates, this course helps students sharpen their skills and work toward completion of publishable work.

$445
+4450 pts
T.   Apr 29th - Jun 24th, 7pm
Advanced
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You'll go after the story you've always been wanting to tell in this succint short course. We'll cover sources of creativity/brainstorming, building our characters through dialogue, their thoughts, gait, body language.

$165
+1650 pts
T.   Apr 29th - May 20th, 7pm
All levels

Brush up on the fundamentals of songwriting; write 1-2 original songs; develop a knowledge of the basics of the songwriting craft.

$445
+4450 pts
T.   Apr 29th - Jun 24th, 7pm
Beginner

Learn to tap into your deepest instincts as a writer, and connect to your writing at its creative source.

$250
+2500 pts
Sa.   May 3rd, 12pm
Advanced

In this course, you'll discover dialogue techniques that you can apply to fiction, nonfiction, screenplays, teleplays, or stage plays. Through lectures, script analysis, and in-class exercises, you will learn how to write dialogue that rings true, stays focused, reveals character, creates tension, adds depth through subtext, and more.

$150
+1500 pts
F.   May 16th, 10am
Beginner

In this course you’ll discover characterization techniques that you can apply to fiction, nonfiction, screenplays, teleplays, or stage plays. Through lectures, script analysis, and in-class exercises, you will learn how to find characters, flesh them out, make them fascinating, and bring them to vibrant life on the page.

$150
+1500 pts
Sa.   May 17th, 11am
Beginner

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Brush up on the fundamentals of writing. You’ll get a mixture of brief lectures that hit the high-points and writing exercises that let you immediately try your hand at what you’ve just learned.

$150
+1500 pts
Sa.   May 17th, 11am
All levels

This is the course that will hone your writing skills in a productive workshop environment with other writers, as well as receive helpful feedback on your project.

$179
+1790 pts
M.   Jun 2nd - Jul 7th, 6pm
Beginner

In this one-day workshop, we’ll explore the art of the idea and take a look at the differences between non-fiction, fiction and memoir. The class will include exercises and handouts aimed at helping you narrow down your own book idea and some sense of how to tackle the process.

$82
+820 pts
Su.   Jun 8th, 10am
All levels
Need help finding a class? Call 212-729-4088 or email [email protected]