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Jacob Krueger Studio's flagship workshop will teach you more than just great screenwriting. 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. Whether you’re...

$350
Th.   Jun 4th, 7pm
All levels
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Thursday June 4 7pm - 10pm 4 Sessions $350
Monday June 29 7pm - 10pm 4 Sessions $350
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Focusing on developing the concept of screenwriting, this course helps students sharpen their skills and work toward completion of saleable screenplay. Writers often repeat Screenwriting II to continue their projects.Work toward completion of a feature-length screenplayLectures and exercises that expand on basics of screenwriting craftEngage in rewritingPresent...

$450
T.   Jul 7th, 7pm
Advanced
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Using a balance of lecture, exercise, and feedback on work from the instructor and classmates, this course gives students a firm grounding in all the basics of screenwriting. Everything is presented in a clear, accessible manner.Begin a feature-length screenplayLectures on basics of screenwriting craftWriting exercisesPresent work for critique (two...

$450
T.   Jul 7th, 7pm
Beginner
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Tuesday July 7 7pm - 10pm 10 Sessions $450
Wednesday July 8 10am - 1pm 10 Sessions $450
Sunday July 12 2pm - 5pm 10 Sessions $450
Monday July 13 7pm - 10pm 10 Sessions $450
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These small, supportive classes are for screenwriters who are serious about finishing their pilot or feature script.With a class size of 8 or fewer, individual attention is given to each student as Timothy helps you:Reach realistic but aggressive draft deadlinesIdentify and hone your unique voiceCreate the most marketable structure and charactersBrainstorm...

$320
W.   Jun 3rd, 6:30pm
All levels
Wednesday June 3 6:30pm - 8:30pm 8 Sessions $320
Wednesday June 10 6:30pm - 8:30pm 8 Sessions $320
Wednesday June 17 6:30pm - 8:30pm 8 Sessions $320
Wednesday June 24 6:30pm - 8:30pm 8 Sessions $320
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You've got an idea for a screenplay! Now you need get it into the hands of the decision-makers. Playwright, screenwriter, and director Leslye Headland (Bachelorette with Kirsten Dunst, the upcoming Sleeping with Other People with Jason Sudeikis and Alison Brie) leads this workshop on how to build a professional outline and pitch your...

$180
Th.   Jun 25th, 12pm
All levels
(1)

Writing doesn’t happen overnight. A Master Class shouldn’t either. That’s why these classes run for a full year. Once a month, you will meet for a full day intensive, which will guide you through each step of the screenwriting process at the same pace you’re experiencing it: from conception, to first draft, to revision, to polish, to taking...

$350
Su.   Jun 7th, 11am
All levels
(5)
Sunday June 7 11am - 10pm 1 Session $350
Sunday July 26 11am - 10pm 1 Session $350
Sunday August 16 11am - 10pm 1 Session $350
Sunday September 13 11am - 10pm 1 Session $350
Sunday October 25 11am - 10pm 1 Session $350
Sunday November 15 11am - 10pm 1 Session $350
Sunday December 6 11am - 10pm 1 Session $350
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This course for the beginning screenwriter introduces the tools, vocabulary, and techniques used to tell a screen story and put an original idea into outline form. Assignments illustrate basic three-act structure, economical use of dialogue, visual storytelling elements, development of complex characters, revelation of background information, and effective...

$767
M.W.   Jun 1st, 8pm
Beginner

Whether you are a writer, a director, or a producer, an understanding of story structure and dramatic principles is essential. In-depth analysis of a screenplay's storyline, characters, dialogue, images, and theme reveals a wide range of narrative techniques and storytelling styles, from Hollywood to independent and everything in between. Students...

$767
T.Th.   Jun 2nd, 8pm
All levels

This workshop is ideal for actors, writers or anyone who wants to start or continue to develop their writing techniques. Material covered will include choosing the right idea for the format, how to take a cliché idea and make it original and obtain tools and formulae to help you develop the craft of screenwriting. How can you showcase yourself in...

$325
W.   Jun 3rd, 6:30pm
All levels
Wednesday June 3 6:30pm - 9:30pm 4 Sessions $325
Wednesday July 8 6:30pm - 9:30pm 4 Sessions $325
Wednesday August 5 6:30pm - 9:30pm 4 Sessions $325
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This workshop will cover fundamentals of the craft of Dramatic Writing including; writing dramatic scenes, story structure, character, dialogue and revision. The instructor creates a supportive workshop environment that challenges students to the degree that each student wishes to be challenged. Students bring in new pages of their script-in progress...

$341
T.   Jun 23rd, 6:30pm
All levels
(1)
Tuesday June 23 6:30pm - 8:30pm 7 Sessions $341
Monday September 14 6:45pm - 8:45pm 8 Sessions $390
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Learn to tap into your deepest instincts as a writer, and connect to your writing at its creative source. This 5 week series of 2 and a half hour meditative writing sessions will help you break through writers block, so your writing, and unique voice, can flow effortlessly. Designed for writers of all genres, including Screenwriters, Playwrights, Novelists...

$350
W.   Jul 22nd, 7pm
Intermediate
(5)
Wednesday July 22 7pm - 9:30pm 5 Sessions $350
Wednesday August 26 7pm - 9:30pm 5 Sessions $350
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What is the fastest most efficient way to master something? Repetition. Repetition. Repetition. In this class you will be focusing strictly on Craft. By stepping away from your story and your characters we get the opportunity to really dig in and morph your craft into the most effective tools in your arsenal.Before they ever step out onto the...

$350
F.   Jul 31st, 7pm
Intermediate
(5)

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This workshop will cover fundamentals of the craft of Screenwriting including; Premise, Story, scene structure, story structure, character, dialogue and revision. We will also read and analyze for story several well known screenplays. Students participate in a supportive, safe and challenging workshop environment by bringing in new pages of their script-in...

$390
T.   Nov 3rd, 6:45pm
All levels
(1)

This workshop will cover fundamentals of the craft of Playwriting including; writing dramatic scenes, story structure, character, dialogue and revision. The instructor creates a supportive and participatory workshop environment with students bringing in new pages of their script-in progress on a weekly or biweekly basis. Each week students hears their...

$390
M.   Nov 2nd, 6:45pm
All levels
(1)

An engaging and well-structured screenplay can take your film where you want it to go. This discussion based workshop will give you the basics of narrative structures, character development, how to create a compelling dramatic arc, and how to pack all that fun stuff into professional formatting.Note: Open to filmmakers of any genreFacilities/Materials:...

$60
T.   Jul 7th, 6:30pm
All levels
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The goal is to finish the course with a first draft of an original screenplay.The New York Film Academy has distilled the essential elements from the world's best screen writing programs to create a 12 week evening screenwriting workshop.It is designed for individuals with little or no screenwriting experience who are ready, willing, and able to work...

$2,800
M.T.Th.   Jun 8th, 7pm
All levels
(4)
Monday June 8 7pm - 9:30pm 36 Sessions $2,800
Monday September 21 7pm - 9:30pm 36 Sessions $2,800
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The goal is to finish the course with a first draft of an original screenplay.The New York Film Academy has distilled the essential elements from the world's best screenwriting programs to create a super-intensive screenwriting workshop. It is designed for individuals with little or no screenwriting experience who are ready, willing, and able to work...

$3,300
M.T.W.Th.F.Sa.   Jul 6th, 9:30am
All levels
(4)
Monday July 6 9:30am - 7pm 48 Sessions $3,300
Tuesday September 1 9:30am - 7pm 53 Sessions $3,300
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Students will be able to make a project that can take the shape of a rough draft of a feature film, a draft of a shootable short, or an outline and treatment of a feature or TV project.This hands-on workshop is designed for people with little or no experience in screenwriting. The course introduces students to the craft and tools of dramatic film writing....

$4,200
M.T.W.Th.F.Sa.   Jun 29th, 9:30am
All levels
(4)

In this fun but brutally honest overview, I'll introduce you to the art and business of screenwriting. I'll teach you the basics of screenplay structure, show you what it takes to complete a script, and help you figure out whether your ideas could be film-worthy!We'll read excerpts from some awesome screenplays, then discuss the basics, such as:What's...

$13
No Upcoming Schedules
Beginner
(146)

How much can you learn in one day? Plenty. As you will discover in one of our One-Day Intensives in New York City.The One-Day Intensives are seven-hour crash courses. You are immersed in a topic through 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.The...

$120
No Upcoming Schedules
All levels
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