Concept to Pages Workshop
Location: Los Angeles (West Hollywood area)
Saturdays 10am – 1pm
February 8 – March 28, 2020
Bonus page read sessions: April 4 & 11
Leader: Heidi Hornbacher
We’re bringing our long-running Italy screenwriting retreat program home to LA and reworking it into a once-a-week format to fit busy schedules. This workshop is for writers of all levels who want a supportive framework in which to take a story idea from concept to first draft and beyond.
Each session will be a distinct module focusing on a set of principles in the screenwriting process, including character design, story structure, scene construction, and dialog polish. We mix mini-lectures, coaching, exercises, and targeted feedback in order to empower writers to produce their best work. The result is a comprehensive course delivering the hows and whys of screenwriting technique.
Bonus! Because the most fun part of the course is table-reading pages, after the workshop program concludes on March 28, we’re throwing in two extra sessions of page reads, giving you a chance to continue your work and get additional feedback on any specific challenges you’re experiencing.
A 10% discount applies for alumni of PageCraft or Michelangelo Screenwriting Italy retreats. A 5% discount applies for alumni of PageCraft workshops in Los Angeles. Please note that only the higher discount applies for alumni of both.
How to Register: Please make your payment using the PayPal button below. Then, write to us at firstname.lastname@example.org to give us an idea of what you would like to work on. If you have a writing resume or credits, please send that as well. Then we will schedule a brief conversation to confirm your registration. If for some reason we are unable to do that, we will refund your payment in full.
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- Cancellation Policy: After February 1, 2020, 20% of the registration fee is non refundable.
- In the event that we must cancel a workshop, we will refund all money paid to us. PageCraft is not responsible for travel or other costs incurred by prospective participants.