Half-Hour TV Pilot Script Writing in a Month: Part I

SCRIPT X 422.1N

TV execs and showrunners want to read original pilots that demonstrate your unique voice and sensibilities. This course shows you how to take your original idea and develop a strong story rife with memorable characters and…

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Remote Instruction
Starting at $665.00
As few as 5 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:

TV execs and showrunners want to read original pilots that demonstrate your unique voice and sensibilities. This course shows you how to take your original idea and develop a strong story rife with memorable characters and sharp moments. Breaking story in the style of a real writers room, you'll brainstorm, develop a compelling pilot, and support others' vision. By the end of the course, you have strong act breaks, a full beat outline, and a critique of the first pages of your original half-hour pilot script. This course counts toward the four-course Writer's Fellowship Prep Specialization.
Prerequisites
SCRIPT X 421.1 Beginning Writing for the Half-Hour Spec I and SCRIPT X 421.2 Beginning Writing the Half-Hour Spec II, or equivalent, or department approval.

Spring 2020 Schedule

Available Format(s):

These courses meet regularly and are fully online. Click “See Details” below for more information.

Available
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Sunday, Saturday 10:00AM PDT - 6:00PM PDT
Location: Online
Instructor: Tom Pinchuk
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Fee:
$665.00
4 days left. Enroll by Apr 3, 2020
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Notes

Enrollment limited to 15 students. Visitors not permitted.

Please note: Due to adjustments made to the Spring quarter, this course is now scheduled to be delivered in a synchronous online format. Classes will be delivered weekly in an online forum at the scheduled time assigned to the course. Further adjustments may be made by the instructor in order to best serve the course material. Please check Canvas regularly for updates.
Refund Deadline
No refunds after April 03, 2020
Course Requirements
Internet access required to retrieve course materials.
Schedule
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Date
Time
Location
Lecture
Sat Apr 4, 2020
10:00AM PDT - 6:00PM PDT
Online
Lecture
Sun Apr 5, 2020
10:00AM PDT - 6:00PM PDT
Online
Lecture
Sat May 2, 2020
10:00AM PDT - 6:00PM PDT
Online
Lecture
Sun May 3, 2020
10:00AM PDT - 6:00PM PDT
Online

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