Course DescriptionThe secret to success as a screenwriter is being able to write powerfully constructed scenes populated by original characters that compel a reader to want to keep reading. This intensive workshop analyzes highly successful scenes and sequences as well as provides structured writing assignments and review of your work in order to provide the tools necessary to conceive, write, and edit professional-caliber scenes and sequences. By working on emotional context, narrative intensity, organic escalations and high-impact pacing, you are able to create memorable scenes essential for any successful screenplay. Participants also learn how to properly assemble scenes together to form sequences, the essential building blocks of narrative structure. Throughout the course, you receive feedback on the dynamics of your own scenes and sequences.