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TV Pilot and New Series Workshop

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Studio City, The Valley
12412 Ventura Blvd Suite #3

Btwn Rhodes & Whitsett Avenues
Studio City, California 91604
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Class Level: All levels
Age Requirements: 18 and older
Average Class Size: 24

What you'll learn in this tv writing class:

Break story on your pilot and construct your new series in this day-long intensive. Spend the day constructing your series and creating your pilot with Pilar Alessandra. Then learn about the business of writing (selling, staffing, representation) with special guest speaker Carole Kirschner.

In this class you will:
  • Identify the tone and scope of your series.
  • Break story on your original pilot.
  • Make decisions about structure.
  • Define your characters and prospective relationships.
  • Explore episode and arc potential.
  • Leave with a pitch, concept page and writing strategy

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There is a full refund if someone has to cancel a week in advance of taking the class. If emergency situation please contact CourseHorse to work something out.


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Question from Anonymous
Do I need to bring a completed pilot script or samples of my own work for critique?
Answer from Pilar A. Verified Educator
Hi! This is Pilar, the instructor. You only need to bring an idea to the class and a pen. You'll be filling out a pitch template throughout the class as we cover the different TV elements. This class helps you focus your series and construct your pilot. We won't be workshopping existing pages. You will, however, leave with a completed pitch that you can use in meetings alongside your pilot.
Question from anonymous
Hello! I might have to skip this Sunday class. When will you hold the next one? Thank you so much,
Answer from Brenda L. CourseHorse StaffCourseHorse Staff
Hello, there! We don't have upcoming dates yet but you may save the class to your wish list so you'll be notified when new dates are up on the website.

Reviews of Classes at On the Page (4)

(4 Reviews)
TV Pilot and New Series Workshop
Reviewed by Jennifer M. on 10/2/2018
Excellent Format and teacher
TV Pilot and New Series Workshop
Reviewed by Anna G J. on 7/23/2018
Lots of important information delivered concisely and clearly. The tone of the class is inviting and generous. I will recommend Pilar’s classes to other writers. She is doing important work for the TV industry and for the writers who want to enter that creative world. Her guest was top notch as well. I feel lucky to have had a chance to take it.
TV Pilot and New Series Workshop
Reviewed by Nicole M. on 2/9/2015

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First, I read your script thoroughly with an eye toward certain issues: Is the story tracking? Is the concept unique? Are your characters coming alive? Does your dialogue pop? Are your pages well-crafted? I then discuss the script’s strengths and weaknesses with you, either on the phone or in...

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