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Stage 32 Private Pitching Lab: How to Master Your 5 Minute Pitch

Will McCance

Credits include: SAVING PRIVATE RYAN, ALMOST FAMOUS, the TRANSFORMERS

Tuesday, June 28th | 5 Sessions | 10 Hours of Instruction

Stage 32 Private Pitching Lab: How to Master Your 5 Minute Pitch

With Will McCance - Vice President of Production, at Billion-Dollar Producer Ian Bryce Productions

Crafting the Sitcom Pilot: From Concept to Outline

Michael Sokol

Credits include: "Cake" on FXX, "Mandy" for SpectreVision, and "Taco Tuesday" for PopTV and Drew Barrymore's Flower Films

Monday, June 27th | 4 Sessions | 8 Hours of Instruction

Crafting the Sitcom Pilot: From Concept to Outline

With Michael Sokol - screenwriter and producer, who's worked with PopTV, FXX, Adult Swim, Comedy Central, Funny or Die, and more.

How To Make Your Film or TV Project Relevant To Buyers

Tracy Mercer (Judge)

Tracy is Amasia Entertainment’s Senior VP of Television. She joined Amasia in 2017. Currently,...

Monday, June 20th | 4 Sessions | 8 Hours of Instruction

How To Make Your Film or TV Project Relevant To Buyers

With Tracy Mercer (Judge) - Senior Vice President of Television, at Amasia Entertainment

Stage 32 TV Animation Lab: Build an Outline and Pitch Deck for Your Animated Television Show (June 2022)

Mike Disa (Educator)

Mike Disa is currently the director of the Netflix series Paradise PD and has been in the animation ...

Saturday, June 18th | 5 Sessions | 10 Hours of Instruction

Stage 32 TV Animation Lab: Build an Outline and Pitch Deck for Your Animated Television Show (June 2022)

With Mike Disa (Educator) - Director, Paradise PD, at Disney/Entertainment Squad/NDA development deals

How to Hook Your Audience in the First 10 Pages

Justine Wentzell-Chang

Justine Wentzell-Chang is a former acquisitions and co-productions executive turned writer and produ...

Wednesday, June 15th | 4 Sessions | 8 Hours of Instruction

How to Hook Your Audience in the First 10 Pages

With Justine Wentzell-Chang - Writer/Producer

Stage 32 Screenwriting Lab: Write a Drama TV Pilot in 8 Weeks - From Concept to Completed Script

Spencer Robinson

Credits include: Arrow, Lights Out, The Last Ship, Another Happy Day, Trust, Hart of Dixie, Political Animals, NCIS: Los Angeles, Law & Order: SVU

Saturday, June 4th | 8 Sessions | 16 Hours of Instruction
ON-DEMAND
Writing Memorable and Authentic Characters

Sarah J. Cornelius

Credits include: Transparent, Mean Creek, Punching the Clown, Afternoon Delight

4 Sessions | 8 Hours of Instruction

Writing Memorable and Authentic Characters

With Sarah J. Cornelius - Creative & Production Executive, at Whitewater Films

ON-DEMAND
4 Steps to Writing Your Feature Film First Draft

AZ Yeamen

AZ Yeaman has sold nearly every script she's ever written. As the Executive Director & Founder B...

4 Sessions | 8 Hours of Instruction

4 Steps to Writing Your Feature Film First Draft

With AZ Yeamen - Story Editor, Covenant on AMC's ALLBLK, Executive Director & Founder Bridge 17

ON-DEMAND
How to Break Into TV Writing: Get Repped, Get Staffed, Get Sold

Spencer Robinson

Credits include: Arrow, Lights Out, The Last Ship, Another Happy Day, Trust, Hart of Dixie, Political Animals, NCIS: Los Angeles, Law & Order: SVU

3 Sessions | 6 Hours of Instruction

How to Break Into TV Writing: Get Repped, Get Staffed, Get Sold

With Spencer Robinson - Manager, at Art/Work Entertainment

ON-DEMAND
Sketch Comedy Lab: Write Your Sketch + Table Read it & Get Notes

Jeff Galante

Jeff Galante is an actor/comedian/writer is based out of the Groundlings Theater where he is a regul...

2 Sessions | 4 Hours of Instruction

Sketch Comedy Lab: Write Your Sketch + Table Read it & Get Notes

With Jeff Galante - Actor/Comedian/Writer (Saturday Night Live, Warner Bros., Wanda Sykes, 2 Broke Girls)

ON-DEMAND
How to Write a Flawless Horror Script - 4 Class Intensive

David Ian McKendry

David Ian McKendry is a writer and filmmaker who has worked for Blumhouse, Universal, Lifetime Netwo...

4 Sessions | 8 Hours of Instruction

How to Write a Flawless Horror Script - 4 Class Intensive

With David Ian McKendry - Writer/Filmmaker/Producer (Blumhouse, Universal, Fangoria, the Nerdist)

ON-DEMAND
Step by Step Guide to Producing Ultra-Low Budget Feature Films - 4 Part Interactive Class

Jim Wareck

Jim Wareck is an Independent Spirit Award winning independent producer and writer whose award-winnin...

4 Sessions | 8 Hours of Instruction

Step by Step Guide to Producing Ultra-Low Budget Feature Films - 4 Part Interactive Class

With Jim Wareck of Spirit Award Winning Producer (Shaka King's NEWLYWEEDS)

ON-DEMAND
Stage 32 Screenwriting Class: How to Better Approach and Sign With a Literary Manager to Advance Your Screenwriting Career - With a Query and Writing Sample Workshop

Audrey Knox

Credits include: "Grey's Anatomy", "The Blacklist", "Law & Order: SVU", "Brooklyn Nine-Nine", "The Vampire Diaries", "Sons of Anarchy", "It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia", "Psych", "Bones", "Mad Men", "House M.D.", "That '70s Show", "Chicago P.D.", "Family Guy", "Castle", "Community", "Buffy the Vampire Slayer", "The Brave", "24", "Californication", "Friday Night Lights", "Veronica Mars"

4.5
2 Sessions | 3 Hours of Instruction
ON-DEMAND
Structuring Your 30 Minute Pilot: Your A, B and C Story - With 3 Free Pilot Script Downloads

Meghan Pleticha

  Meghan Pleticha is television writer with ten years of entertainment industry experience who...

5
2 Sessions | 3 Hours of Instruction
ON-DEMAND
Breaking Down the Elements of a Pitch that Secured Funding & How to Apply Them to Your Project  (Case Study: BYPASS, Nominated for Best Film at Venice Film Festival)

Samm Haillay

Credits include: Winner, Tribeca (Island of the Hungry Ghosts)

5
2 Sessions | 3 Hours of Instruction
ON-DEMAND
Introduction to Documentary Filmmaking: Your Guide From Pre-Production to Post

Lisa Vangellow

Credits include: Love on the Spectrum, The Heyday of Insensitive Bastards

5
3 Sessions | 6 Hours of Instruction

Introduction to Documentary Filmmaking: Your Guide From Pre-Production to Post

With Lisa Vangellow - Director/Producer, at Lvangellow@gmail.com

ON-DEMAND
Writing a Winning Rom-Com - 10 Essential Elements You Need in Your Screenplay

Amanda Johnson-Zetterstrom

Amanda is a producer, filmmaker & writer. She is writer on YOU streaming on Netflix. She also re...

4.5
2 Sessions | 4 Hours of Instruction

Writing a Winning Rom-Com - 10 Essential Elements You Need in Your Screenplay

With Amanda Johnson-Zetterstrom - Writer (Netflix's YOU), Producer (SHORT TERM 12)

ON-DEMAND
Avoid Stock Characters: How To Create Memorable, Compelling Characters

Melissa Daykin Cassill

Melissa Daykin Cassill is Vice President of State Street Pictures with company credits including: ...

4.5
3 Sessions | 4.5 Hours of Instruction

Avoid Stock Characters: How To Create Memorable, Compelling Characters

With Melissa Daykin Cassill - Vice President, at State Street Pictures

ON-DEMAND
How You Can Write, Direct & Distribute Your Short Film

James Kicklighter

Director James Kicklighter is a multi-award winning Los Angeles-based film director and producer. Hi...

5
2 Sessions | 3.5 Hours of Instruction

How You Can Write, Direct & Distribute Your Short Film

With James Kicklighter - Multi-Award Winning Writer and Director

ON-DEMAND
How To Hook Your Reader In The First 5 Pages

Regina Lee

Credits include: American Wedding, Curious George, The Good Shepherd, The Fast & The Furious 3, Seabiscuit, Red Dragon

4.5
3 Sessions | 6.5 Hours of Instruction

How To Hook Your Reader In The First 5 Pages

With Regina Lee - Producer - HBO, Fox, Starz, CBS

ON-DEMAND
How to Write a Film Based Off an Original Idea or Comic Book Adaptation

Jordan Barel

Credits include: The Incoherents, Children's Hospital, Garfunkel and Oates, Burning Love, Hotwives of Las Vegas

4.5
3 Sessions | 4.5 Hours of Instruction

How to Write a Film Based Off an Original Idea or Comic Book Adaptation

With Jordan Barel - Producer, Publisher, Entertainment Attorney, at Loaded Barrel Studios

ON-DEMAND
How to Write a Unique, Commercial Horror Script

Stuart Arbury

Credits include: Altered Carbon, Chef's Table, Those Who Can't, Happyland, Woke Up Dead, Lonely and Horny

4.5
4 Sessions | 7.5 Hours of Instruction

How to Write a Unique, Commercial Horror Script

With Stuart Arbury - Director of TV & Episodic Content, at Ramo Law

ON-DEMAND
How to Write a Fresh, Stand Out Comedy

Melissa Daykin Cassill

Melissa Daykin Cassill is Vice President of State Street Pictures with company credits including: ...

4.5
4 Sessions | 7 Hours of Instruction

How to Write a Fresh, Stand Out Comedy

With Melissa Daykin Cassill - Vice President, at State Street Pictures

ON-DEMAND
Introduction to Feature Film Screenwriting: Perfecting the Basics + 14 Script Downloads

Mary Cybriwsky

Credits include: Burying the Ex, The International, The Dark Knight, The Bank Job

4.5
4 Sessions | 5.5 Hours of Instruction

Introduction to Feature Film Screenwriting: Perfecting the Basics + 14 Script Downloads

With Mary Cybriwsky - Producer, Sticky Notes (Ray Liotta), Burying the Ex (Ashley Greene)

ON-DEMAND
The Rewrite Process: What Do I Cut?

Lee Stobby

Lee Stobby is a graduate of the University of Michigan and has worked at Misher Films, Double Featur...

4.5
3 Sessions | 5.5 Hours of Instruction

The Rewrite Process: What Do I Cut?

With Lee Stobby - Manager, at Lee Stobby Management

ON-DEMAND
How to Write a 1 Hour TV Pilot and Position it to Sell It

Steve Iwanyk

Steve Iwanyk is a producer at Tongal and a former literary manager for The Gotham Group. Gotham is o...

4.5
3 Sessions | 6 Hours of Instruction

How to Write a 1 Hour TV Pilot and Position it to Sell It

With Steve Iwanyk - Producer, at Tongal

ON-DEMAND
How to Keep the Stakes High in Your Script

Nate Matteson

In his seventh year working in representation, Nate Matteson manages the careers of some of the most...

4.5
4 Sessions | 10 Hours of Instruction

How to Keep the Stakes High in Your Script

With Nate Matteson - Producer/Manager, at Gotham Group

ON-DEMAND
Networking For Introverts: Online and Offline

Jessica Sitomer

Jessica Sitomer, the Greenlight Coach, is a long-time expert in the entertainment industry, having w...

4.5
2 Sessions | 3.5 Hours of Instruction

Networking For Introverts: Online and Offline

With Jessica Sitomer - Producer, Writer and In-House Career Coach for Cinematographers Guild

ON-DEMAND
"Always Be Closing" How To Write a Killer Final 10-15 Pages

John Shepherd

Mr. Shepherd is a WGA Award-nominated writer for his work on the Emmy Award-winning Showtime televis...

4.5
4 Sessions | 10 Hours of Instruction

"Always Be Closing" How To Write a Killer Final 10-15 Pages

With John Shepherd of Cross Creek Pictures

ON-DEMAND
How to Write a TV Pilot That Can Get You Staffed!

Amanda Toye

As a former Development Executive, Amanda Toye collaborated with celebrated writers to develop numer...

4.5
4 Sessions | 8 Hours of Instruction

How to Write a TV Pilot That Can Get You Staffed!

With Amanda Toye - TV and Film Writer & Former Development Executive

ON-DEMAND
How to Write Memorable Characters - It's All About Your "Hero's Journey"

Ross Putman

Credits include: First Girl I Loved, The Young Kieslowski, Bad Samaritans

4.5
4 Sessions | 7.5 Hours of Instruction
ON-DEMAND
Breaking Into the Industry - Creating and Maintaining a Screenwriting Career

xLee Jessup

Author of Michael Wiese Productions’ Getting It Write: An Insider’s Guide To A Screenwri...

4.5
4 Sessions | 6 Hours of Instruction
ON-DEMAND
Stage 32 Directing Workshop: Master Your Vision

Bobby Roth

Roth's features have been honored at over seventy international film festivals. THE BOSS' SON was na...

1 Sessions | 5.5 Hours of Instruction
ON-DEMAND
From Script to "Action!" - The Steps You Need to Take to Actually Get Your Project Made- 2 Session Producing Class

Michael Wormser (P.G.A. Member)

Michael Wormser is a producer and PGA member, who produced and distributed the psychological ho...

2 Sessions | 3 Hours of Instruction
ON-DEMAND
An In-Depth Guide to Being a Successful Indie Producer

Jim Young

Credits include: The Catcher Was a Spy (IFC Films), The Man Who Knew Infinity (IFC Films), The Words (CBS Films), Lovelace

4 Sessions | 8 Hours of Instruction

An In-Depth Guide to Being a Successful Indie Producer

With Jim Young - Award-Winning Producer (Sundance, TIFF, Tribeca & More), at Animus Films

ON-DEMAND
Navigating the Industry & Your Career With Oscar-Nominated Producer Chris Moore

Chris Moore

Chris Moore is an Oscar-Nominated producer responsible for such films as Good Will Hunting, Manchest...

5
2 Sessions | 3 Hours of Instruction

Navigating the Industry & Your Career With Oscar-Nominated Producer Chris Moore

With Chris Moore - Producer (Manchester By the Sea, Good Will Hunting, American Pie)

ON-DEMAND
How to Build a Successful Writer-Producer Relationship

Shaun O'Banion

Credits include: The Automatic Hate, Girlfriend, Dakota Skye

4.5
2 Sessions | 4 Hours of Instruction

How to Build a Successful Writer-Producer Relationship

With Shaun O'Banion - Producer, at Ravenwood Films

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