Screenplay Classes New York

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Screenplay Classes Coming up in New York

Brush up on the fundamentals of screenwriting with a combination of lecture, exercise and critique; begin a feature-length screenplay and receive instructor and peer feedback.

$445
+4450 pts
Sa.   Apr 26th - Jun 28th, 2pm
Beginner

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

$150
+1500 pts
F.   May 2nd, 10am
Beginner
Friday May 2 10am - 5pm 1 Session $150
Saturday May 17 11am - 6pm 1 Session $150
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Award Winning Screenwriter Jacob Krueger's workshop will teach you more than just great writing. It will prepare you to make writing a permanent part of your life. Along the way, you’ll learn how to overcome writer’s block, self doubt, procrastination, and other obstacles to build the writing life you have always wanted for yourself.

$350
+3500 pts
M.   May 12th - Jun 9th, 7pm
All levels

Jessica will coach you on which ideas are good for which mediums, how actors can create compelling protagonists that are right for them as actors, how to focus your ideas, what makes scripts "sellable", writing exercises to get your "writer brain" working, and much more.

$49
+490 pts
T.   May 13th, 2pm
Beginner

Students will collaborate on creating individual half-hour scripts for a current television sitcom. Everyone will be encouraged to participate, pitch ideas, and punch up jokes. There are no bad ideas.

$275
+2750 pts
Sa.Su.   May 17th - May 18th, 10am
Beginner

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In this 4 Week action writing workshop with action writer/producer George Strayton, you’ll learn how to supercharge your action, and meet the demands of big budget Hollywood producers without sacrificing your artistic impulses.

$350
+3500 pts
W.   Jun 11th - Jul 9th, 7pm
All levels
Wednesday June 11 7pm - 10pm 4 Sessions $350
Wednesday July 30 7pm - 10pm 4 Sessions $350
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The One-Day Intensives are fun, fast-paced immersions in a type 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

Focusing on developing the concept of screenwriting, this course helps students sharpen their skills and work toward completion of saleable screenplay.

$420

In this course, you will learn how to conceive ideas, structure stories, conduct research and interviews, write narration, and adapt your plans to the footage you get. You will also learn how and where to market your work.

$150

Eighty-five percent of all feature films are either produced or directed by the screenwriter. This intensive filmmaking course, literally a “Two-Day Film School,” teaches the writer how to take his or her script and make it into an independent feature film that can win awards at festivals and secure profitable distribution deals.

$420

In this class you will be able to develop your skills, broaden your ideas and learn different techniques in writing. With this 3-night power screenwriting workshop, you'll overcome that fear of Page 1 and make writer's block a thing of the past.

$87

Screenplays demand a specific structure. In this seminar students will begin with an idea and during the first five sessions build a coherent treatment of the events and major emotional arcs of the film's three acts.

$800

In this seminar students will begin with an idea and during the first five sessions build a coherent treatment of the events and major emotional arcs of the film's three acts.

$800

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In this class, students will learn the significant structures of screenwriting and by the end will have a complete first draft of their screenplay.

$675

In this new seminar on the art of the pitch, you’ll learn to identify the existing elements in your script that can make producers salivate, and how to focus your draft around them to deliver on what you promise.

$50
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