Half-Hour TV III

SCRIPT X 422.1

Learn how to write a TV script in this course that takes you from half-hour pilot idea to beat sheet and the first 10 pages of your script.

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Remote Instruction
Online
Starting at $695.00
As few as 10 weeks
3.0

What you can learn.

  • Turn an original comedy idea into a new series
  • Break stories with other writers like professionals do
  • Develop a compelling story with memorable characters
  • Write a full episode outline and 10 pages of your pilot

About this course:

Television executives and showrunners want to read original pilots that demonstrate your unique voice and comedic sensibilities. This workshop shows you how to take your original comedy idea and develop a strong story, rife with memorable characters and even funnier jokes. Breaking story in the style of a real writer's room, you develop a compelling story, brainstorm, and support another's vision. By the end of course, you have strong act breaks, a full beat outline, and a critique of the beginning pages of your original half-hour pilot script. 
Prerequisites
SCRIPT X 421.1 Half-Hour TV I and SCRIPT X 421.2 Half-Hour TV II, or equivalent, or department approval.

Fall 2021 Schedule

Date & Time
Details
Format
 
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This section has no set meeting times.
Available
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Instructor: Jim Staahl
382987
Fee:
$695.00
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ENROLL BY: Sep 29, 2021
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Notes

Enrollment limited to 15 students.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after October 13, 2021
Course Requirements
Internet access required to retrieve course materials.
(Optional) Book: The Comic Toolbox by John Vorhaus
(Optional) Book: Writing Television Sitcoms by Evan S. Smith
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Tuesday 7:00PM - 10:00PM PT
Available
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Instructor: Teri Brown-Jackson
382984
Fee:
$695.00
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Location: Online
ENROLL BY: Sep 21, 2021
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Notes

No meeting November 23, 2021. Enrollment limited to 15 students.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after October 05, 2021
Course Requirements
Internet access required to retrieve course materials.
(Optional) Book: Inside The Room by Linda Venis
Schedule
Type
Date
Time
Location
Discussion
Tue Sep 21, 2021
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Online
Discussion
Tue Sep 28, 2021
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Online
Discussion
Tue Oct 5, 2021
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Online
Discussion
Tue Oct 12, 2021
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Online
Discussion
Tue Oct 19, 2021
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Online
Discussion
Tue Oct 26, 2021
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Online
Discussion
Tue Nov 2, 2021
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Online
Discussion
Tue Nov 9, 2021
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Online
Discussion
Tue Nov 16, 2021
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Online
Discussion
Tue Nov 30, 2021
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Online

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