Fundamentals of Screenwriting:
Getting Your Ideas Onto the Page
Do you have an idea for a screenplay and are ready to take the next step? This six-week class will help guide you to getting your ideas onto the page. Whether you are writing a comedy or a drama, hands-on tools will focus on honing in and dramatizing ideas, creating compelling characters and dialogue, implementing the 3-act structure, visual storytelling, and more. We will discuss sections of published screenplays and films as you learn the inside secrets about what movie executives demand in a winning screenplay. By the end of the class, you will complete a two-page treatment from which you can write your screenplay.