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One Day Introduction to Scriptwriting for Screen Jan 2017

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  • Central Hall

    Central Buildings,Oldham Street, M11JT, Manchester (map)

    53.479252 -2.247926

  • Price: GBP60.00 /per person

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  • Our Intensive One Day Introduction to Scriptwriting for Screen is designed for new writers wanting to get started with writing for the big or small screen.

    The day is jam packed and covers, Structure, Character, Dialogue, Formatting, Clips, Writing Exercises and developing your own ideas.

    By the end of the day you will be ready to start writing your own scripts and use the tools and techniques presented.

    This day is intensive and is great for those of you who need a refresher or want to quickly get stuck into writing. It is however informal and fun and designed for people with no or little writing experience or those of you who are lacking motivation or feel you need to get some structure back into your writing.

    Outline of the Day

    Writers role

    Structuring your stories

    Writing for the screen

    Creating and showing characters

    Writing dialogue that counts

    Formatting your script

    Once you've completed our introduction you will able to move onto our script development groups where we can assist you develop a portfolio of scripts. We have 2 kinds of script development group, online(classroom) and in Manchester.

    Our next block of groups start: March 2017

    Scriptwriting North & Beth McCann

    Scriptwriting North is a hub for new and emerging writers of TV, Film and Radio. We support writers to be produce their best work. Writers attend our sessions are a various levels.

    Current partipants are working professionally with the BBC and ITV, developing ideas with production companies, winners of the Northern Writers Award with Channel 4 and have been shortlisted for BAFTA Rocliffe awards, BBC Writersroom Comedy and Blue Cat Hollywood Competition.

    Writing should be fun and the key is that you enjoy it. Our groups are informal but focused and supportive. 

    Beth McCann MA, is a new writing specialist and university lecturer in scriptwriting. She has worked with 100's of new writers and helped that at the start of their writing journey.

    For more details on our Script Development Groups go to our 


    Booking is essential and taken on a first come first served basis. All meet up members get £5 off - use discount code MEETUP


    To book follow the link below

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    New writing specialist and university lecturer in scriptwriting

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