New webcast added every week! For more details check the upcoming schedule.
Your home for screenwriting education, inspiration, and community
The Stage 32 Writers' Room is your writers' room. No matter where you are in the world, you now have the support, access, and education to thrive in your craft and career. We're all in this together!
What is the Writers' Room?
A Worldwide Community of Writers Who Support Each Other 24/7
The Stage 32 Writers' Room is a community of screenwriters from around the world, serious about their craft and pursuing a life in the industry. This is your exclusive writers' group where members get support from other writers, meet and speak with 2 industry executivesper month, participate in multiple craft and business webcasts per month, and get access a private lounge where members can discuss their projects, swap scripts, give and receive advice, all in a supportive and exclusive environment. And if you miss the webcasts live, not to worry! They are available for on-demand 24/7 viewing in our Writers' Room Vault.
Direct Access to Industry Professionals
During webcasts, members have direct and exclusive access to top managers, producers, film & television executives, directors, and working screenwriters who speak about members' projects and answer industry-related questions. These industry pros listen to pitches and offer feedback to members during the "Pitch Tank" webcast and impart specific, actionable advice during the 'Executive Hour" webcast. Previous guests have been Oscar-nominees, Emmy-nominees, award-winning filmmakers and screenwriters, prolific producers, and studio executives on the inside of the industry.
Screenwriting Education and Motivation
Each week, our Stage 32 Script Services team and industry executives will provide you with a wide variety of actionable information designed not only to help your writing, but to assist in succeeding in this increasingly complex business. Every month, writers will learn more about a different aspect of writing through multiple weekly interactive webcasts:
The Breakdown Webcast: We breakdown produced screenplays focusing on a different aspect of writing every webcast. Previous breakdowns have included how to write Romantic Comedy, writing Compelling Characters, writing Dramatic Irony, writing Exposition,
The Pitch Tank Webcast:Learn to be better in the room. Members pitch their projects and experts break it down and offer feedback. Previous guests include ViacomCBS Senior Executive Janean Jeffries, JASON BOURNE Development Executive Drew Gatto, Universal Distribution Executive Ken Korba Jr., award-winning TESLA Producer Aimee Schoof and more!
The Executive Hour Webcast:Working executives speak directly with members! Timely, actionable and accurate advice, plus your Q&A's. Previous guests include Oscar-nominated INSIDE OUT writer Meg LeFauve, AKEELAH & THE BEE award-winning Filmmaker Doug Atchison, A QUIET PLACE Development Executive Lindsay Schwartz, "BATES MOTEL" Development Executive Kevin Nicklaus, and billion-dollar MONEYBALL and MY BEST FRIEND'S WEDDING Executive and Producer Amy Baer and more!
The Write Now Challenge Webcast: Let's get you writing! During this monthly challenge, members are given 4 weeks to write a short scene based a prompt given at the beginning of the month. Members are able to revise existing scenes in their scripts using the prompt or write something totally original!
The Pitch Tank Practice Sessions: Working on a new pitch for a project? Get peer-to-peer feedback from your writing community on your pitch and project during these weekly practice sessions. Members have improved their pitches week after week and even had their scrips requested as result of these practice sessions!
The Table Read Webcast: Want to hear what your script sounds like in the hands of professional actors? During this virtual round table, actors will read your features or television pilot live for the group. This is followed by a Q&A with you from the other members of the community.
The Coverage Report Webcast: How is your latest script coming together? Each month, up to 3 members receive peer-to-peer feedback on the first 10 pages of their feature or television scripts! Writers submit their scripts for feedback from their fellow members who give thoughts on what is working and what could use further development.
The Writers' Roundtable: When there are more than 4 Wednesdays in a month, we spend the final webcast of that month over to you! This is an open forum in which members discuss the current state of the industry, the opportunities and challenges they are facing, observations about the market, and much more. As long as it is positive and supportive, anything goes!
Writers' Room members also receive other amazing perks including 10% off all Stage 32 coverage and consulting services, contests entries and writing labs! And the more writers you refer to the Writers' Room the more perks you get - including FREE pitch sessions, Stage 32 Next Level Educational Webinars, coverage, consultations and more!
"What I love about the Writers' Room is the opportunity to meet writers from all over the world. Being a member has helped improve my writing and has boosted my confidence. I highly recommend membership."
- Martin R., Optioned Screenwriter & Writers' Room Member
"The Writer's Room is a must have for any creative. It's fun, motivational, interactive, educational, and...you're learning LIVE from professionals and executives within the industry, no matter your location. It is the perfect medium to grow both your craft, and knowledge of the business."
- Imo C., Screenwriter & Writers' Room Member
Upcoming Webcast Schedule
Breakdown Webcast - Learn from the Masters
We breakdown produced screenplays focusing on a different aspect of writing every webcast.
Pitch Tank Webcast - Improve Your Pitching
Learn to be better in the room. Writers pitch, experts break them down and offer feedback.
Next Webcast: Wed, Apr 14 - 4:00PM PDT
The Pitch Tank with Special Guest Literary Manager & Producer Kristen Lucas of Bohemia Group
Kristen Lucas is a Producer and Manager who joined forces with Bohemia Group to launch the Boston branch of the company leveraging her extensive knowledge of the talent in the market.
Executive Hour Webcast - Industry Advice from Industry Pros
Working executives and you! Timely, actionable and accurate advice, plus Q&A's
Next Webcast: Wed, Apr 21 - 4:00PM PDT
The Executive Hour with Emmy-nominated "Survive" Producer Mike Sammaciccia
Mike Sammaciccia is the founder and producer at Afterglow Pictures. Most recently, Mike produced the Action Thriller “Survive” for Jeffrey Katzenberg, which starred Sophie Turner and Corey Hawkins.
Write Now Webcast - Develop Your Craft
Let's get you writing! Challenges, table reads, and analysis. Write more, improve with ease.
Writers' Room members also receive 10% off Stage 32 Coverage, Consulting, Contests, Writing Labs & Live Events!
Other Perks of Membership
A screenwriting newsletter designed to inspire, educate and keep you informed of industry news
Craft & Business
Exclusive to you, learn the ins and outs of the craft & business with Producer Jason Mirch
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Maximum Liability. Notwithstanding the limitations of liability above, You also agree that as a material condition to Your obtaining a subscription to Stage 32 VIP and the license to obtain and use Program Benefits, including without limitation, Your right to receive Stage 32 VIP Program Materials, You agree that any and all liability that might be attributable to Stage 32 and Stage 32 Affiliates and their respective directors, officers, employees, independent contractors, advertisers, affiliates, suppliers, agents, attorneys, or their successors or assigns, that directly or indirectly results from Your use of the Stage 32 VIP, including without limitation Your receipt and/or use of Program Benefits and/or Stage 32 VIP Program Materials, including without limitation for any and all failures of performance, errors, omissions, interruptions, deletions, defects, delays in operation or transmission, communications line failures, theft or destruction or unauthorized access to, alteration of, or use of records, tortious acts of others using Stage 32 VIP or any other product or service owned or operated by Stage 32 or a Stage 32 Affiliate, whether for breach of contract, negligence or under any other cause or action, shall be strictly limited to the lesser amount of (1) the Stage 32 VIP subscription fees paid by You or (2) fifty dollars ($50.00). In the event that the monetary limitation of liability set forth above and/or other limitation of liability set forth in this Agreement should be deemed to be invalid or inapplicable, in whole or in part, or shall be limited, for any reason, You acknowledge and agree that it is the express intent of the parties hereto that the limitations of liability set forth in this paragraph and elsewhere in this Agreement shall be construed to apply as broadly as is permissible under applicable law.
Class Actions. If permitted by applicable law, and to the maximum extent permitted by applicable law, each party expressly, knowingly and intentionally waives the right to litigate in court or an arbitration proceeding any dispute a party may have with the other party that arises under or is in any way related to this Agreement or the subject matter to which it pertains, as a class action, either as a member of a class or as a representative, or to act as a private attorney general regarding any such matter. Without limiting the foregoing, the parties expressly agree that (i) no arbitration or other proceeding regarding any dispute arising under or in association with this Agreement or any matter(s) to which it pertains shall be certified as a class action or proceed as a class action, or on a basis involving claims brought in a purported representative capacity on behalf of the general public, other subscribers of Stage 32 VIP, other Stage 32 Members, other customers or other potential customers or persons similarly situated, and (ii) no such arbitration or other proceeding shall be consolidated with, or joined in any way with, any other arbitration proceeding. You and Stage 32 expressly agree that You and We will arbitrate any and all disputes arising under or otherwise in association with this Agreement and any and all matters to which it pertains on an individual basis and You and Stage 32 each hereby expressly waive the right to participate in a class action regarding, or in any way relating to, any dispute or other matter arising under or associated with this Agreement or any matter(s) to which it pertains. In the event that the waivers and agreement regarding class actions set forth in this Paragraph should be deemed to be invalid or inapplicable, in whole or in part, or shall be limited, for any reason, the parties expressly acknowledge and agree that it is their express intent and desire that the intent of the parties not to resolve any dispute among the parties through a class action or similar means shall be construed to apply as broadly as is permissible under applicable law and any and all remedies shall be determined consistent with that intent and the parties’ that limitations of liability set forth in this Agreement shall be construed to be, and apply, as broadly as permissible under applicable law.
Government Cooperation. You acknowledge and agree that Stage 32 and all Stage 32 independently and respectively reserve all rights to fully cooperate with any and all domestic and foreign law enforcement authorities and other governmental entities, including without limitation in response to court orders or other communications requesting or directing Stage 32 and/or one or more any Stage 32 Affiliates to disclose the identity or other information regarding any person or entity that is a Stage 32 VIP subscriber or a Stage 32 Member, or any person or entity that is using or has used any Stage 32 VIP Program Materials or has otherwise accessed or obtained content in, at, from, through, or in association with, any website or application owned or operated by Stage 32 or any Stage 32 Affiliate. By accepting this Agreement and/or receiving or using any Program Benefits or any Stage 32 VIP Program Materials, You expressly and irrevocably waive any and all rights to prevent such disclosure(s) of information, and You also agree to hold harmless Stage 32 and all Stage 32 Affiliates, and their respective principals, members, directors, officers, employees, independent contractors, advertisers, affiliates, suppliers, agents and attorneys, and their successors and assigns from any and all claims resulting from any and all such disclosures, cooperation, and other actions by any of the foregoing entities or persons during, or as a result of any investigation or request by any law enforcement authority or other governmental entity.
Entire Agreement. This Agreement contains the entire agreement between You and Stage 32 regarding Your subscription to Stage 32 VIP and other matters set forth in this Agreement. This Agreement supersedes all prior written and oral understandings, writings and representations, including those, if any, made a third party or other person.
Amendment. This Agreement may be amended by Stage 32 by updating the online version of this Agreement on the Stage 32.com website. You acknowledge and agree that Your receipt or use of any Stage 32 VIP Program Benefits or Stage 32 VIP Program Materials or use of the Stage 32.com website after such amendment or updating of this Agreement shall be deemed to be Your acceptance of, and agreement to, the updated/amended Agreement posted online. You acknowledge and agree that if You elect not to accept and agree to an updated/amended version of this Agreement, You must cancel Your subscription within thirty (30) days of the posting of the updated/amended version of this Agreement or You will be deemed to have agreed to and accepted the updated/amended version of the Agreement posted. Please check the Stage 32 website at www.stage 32.com often for the posting of an updated/amended version of this Agreement. In the event that the validity of Your acceptance and agreement to an updated/amended Agreement should be deemed to be invalid or inapplicable, in whole or in part, or shall be limited, for any reason, You acknowledge and agree that it is the express intent of the parties that each such amended Agreement shall be deemed and construed to be accepted and agreed to by You by, or as the result of, any conduct or action by You that expressly or otherwise reasonably signifies or implies such acceptance and agreement, and that such conduct or action shall be broadly interpreted and construed to indicate such acceptance and agreement to the maximum extent permissible under applicable law.
Scope of Disputes Subject to Dispute Resolution Process. You and Stage 32 agree that this Agreement and all disputes and controversies of any kind arising under, or related to this Agreement and/or the rights or liabilities of the parties hereto and/or any of materials, products, services, features or functions, or persons or entities directly or indirectly associated with, or in any way relating to, Stage 32 VIP, Stage 32.com,Your subscription to Stage 32 VIP, Your accessing or use of any website, application or content owned or provided by Stage 32 or any Stage 32 Affiliate, as a Stage 32 Member or otherwise, or any products or services provided by Stage 32 or one or more Stage 32 Affiliates, shall be subject to, and exclusively resolved through binding arbitration in accordance with, the dispute resolution provisions of this Agreement, including without limitation, its provisions pertaining to (i) limiting Stage 32’s liability, (ii) maximum monetary recovery and (iii) waiver of class action means of litigation.
Arbitration. Any and all disputes or controversies of any kind within the scope of the dispute resolution process set forth in this Agreement that is not resolved by the parties informally after good faith attempts to do so for ten (10) business days shall be resolved by binding arbitration in Los Angeles, California before a retired judge chosen by the parties, unless the parties cannot agree on the selection of the retired judge, in which case the selection of the retired judge arbiter shall be made by a representative of the American Arbitration Association. Regarding each arbitration commenced under this provision, You and Stage 32 shall equally share the costs of the arbitrator. The arbitrator shall be entitled to make final and binding decisions regarding all matters pertaining to each dispute within the scope of the dispute resolution provisions of this Agreement, including without limitation decisions regarding damage claims and equitable remedies. The prevailing party shall be awarded its reasonable attorney’s fees and costs of arbitration. The final award in any such arbitration proceeding shall be subject to entry as a judgment by any court of competent jurisdiction, provided that such judgment does not conflict with the terms and provisions hereof. The jurisdiction of the arbiter (or arbiters) with respect to legal matters shall be limited only by the statutory and common law of the State of California and the United States. Notwithstanding the foregoing, any and all disputes regarding the issue of the scope of matters specified by this Agreement to be within the scope of the arbitration provisions of this Agreement or the jurisdiction of the arbitrator that are not resolved by the parties after five (5) days of good faith negotiations, shall be resolved by a separate dispute resolution process whereby Stage 32 in Stage 32’s sole discretion may elect to have such dispute(s) regarding the scope of disputes that may be arbitrated under this Agreement or a the jurisdiction of an arbiter t resolved by either (i) a municipal or superior court of competent jurisdiction in Los Angeles, California or (ii) a panel of three new arbitrators.
WAIVER OF RIGHT TO COURT LITIGATION AND JURY TRIAL. WITHOUT LIMITING THE FOREGOING, THE PARTIES ACKNOWLEDGE THAT THEY EXPRESSLY AGREE TO HAVE ANY AND ALL DISPUTES SUBJECT TO THE DISPUTE RESOLUTION PROCESS SET FORTH IN THIS AGREEMENT RESOLVED AND ADJUDICATED EXCLUSIVELY BY AND THROUGH NEUTRAL ARBITRATION AND THAT THEY EACH RESPECTIVELY WAIVE AND RELINQUISH, TO THE MAXIMUM EXTENT UNDER APPLICABLE LAW, ALL RIGHTS THEY HAVE OR MAY HAVE IN THE FUTURE TO A JURY TRIAL OR TO OTHERWISE HAVE SUCH DISPUTES LITIGATED IN A COURT. EACH PARTY RESPECTIVELY HEREBY EXPRESSLY ACKNOWLEDGES THAT THE PARTY’S AGREEMENT TO THIS ARBITRATION PROVISION IS KNOWING, INFORMED AND COMPLETELY VOLUNTARY. NOTWITHSTANDING THE FOREGOING, IF A PARTY REFUSES TO SUBMIT TO ARBITRATION AFTER AGREEING TO THIS PROVISION, THE PARTIES AGREE THAT THE PARTY REFUSING TO SUBMIT TO ARBITRATION Y MAY BE COMPELLED BY A COURT OF COMPETENT JURISDICTION TO ARBITRATE UNDER THE AUTHORITY OF THE CALIFORNIA CODE OF CIVIL PROCEDURE.
Choice of Law. All provisions of this Agreement and all matters or controversies of any and every kind subject to the dispute resolution provisions of this Agreement shall be governed solely by the substantive statutory and common laws of the state of California and the United States as applied to agreements between California state residents entered into and to be performed within the State of California, except as governed by Federal law. The application of the United Nations Convention of Contracts for the International Sale of Goods is expressly excluded.
Venue. You and Stage 32 hereby agree that the venue for all legal disputes, controversies, actions of any kind arising under or related to this Agreement shall be Los Angeles, California.
Jurisdiction. You and Stage 32 agree that in case of any litigation regarding this Agreement, the venue for such litiga¬tion shall be, depending on the subject matter of the dispute, either the Munici¬pal Court of Los Angeles, California, the Superior Court of the County of Los Angeles or the United States District Court for the Central District of California. You hereby consent and stipulate to the jurisdic¬tion of the Courts of the State of California and the United States District Court for the Central District of California.
Time Limitation. You expressly agree that any and all claims and other actions subject to the dispute resolution provisions of this Agreement not brought within one (1) year of the time such claim or right of action arises shall be permanently barred and unenforceable. It is expressly agreed by You and Stage 32 that all claims and other actions that Stage 32 has or may have shall against or otherwise regarding You and/or one or more persons or entities acting on Your behalf shall not be subject to the time limitation set forth in the preceding sentence, and the time claims and actions may be brought by Stage 32 and/or its successor(s) in interest shall be unaffected by the limitations set forth therein. You expressly acknowledge that the differential time limitation for bringing claims and actions set forth above is reasonable and fair, and reflects the express intent of the parties.
Severance and Unenforceability of Provisions. You and Stage 32 agree that if any provision(s) of this Agreement is(are) held to be unenforceable for any reason, such provision(s) shall be reformed only to the extent necessary to make it(them) enforceable and all other parts and provisions of this Agreement shall remain unaffected and in full force and effect (i.e., if any part of this Agreement is unlawful, void or otherwise unenforceable, only that part will be deemed severable and, such severance will not affect the validity and enforceability of any of the remaining provisions or the Agreement as a whole).
Non-Waiver. You acknowledge and agree that the failure by Stage 32 or any Stage 32 Affiliate(s), or any of the foregoing parties’ assignees or successors in interest, to enforce any of the specific provi¬sions of this Agreement shall not comprise a waiver of, or preclude or prevent any later, further or other enforce¬ment of such provision(s), or any other provision(s), or waive, preclude, prevent or diminish the exercise of any other right under this Agreement or otherwise.
Affirmation and Acknowledgement and Re-affirmation of Stage 32 Membership Agreement. By clicking on a link intended to signify Your agreement to this Agreement, for example, by clicking an acceptance or agreement button, or by commencing or continuing to receive or use Stage 32 VIP Benefits, any Stage 32 VIP Program Materials and/or any service or other functionality available in, on, at or through Stage 32 VIP or any website or application owned or operated by Stage 32, You agree that You are acknowledging and affirming that You have read this entire Agreement and that You agree to all its terms, conditions, warranties and other provisions. You also agree that Your acceptance of and providing agreement to this Agreement and to subsequent updated/amended versions of this Agreement shall also simultaneously constitute a reaffirmation of the Stage 32 Membership Agreement. that is current as of the time You provide Your agreement to this Agreement or subsequently at the time You provide Your agreement to a subsequently updated/amended version of this Agreement. You further agree that Your acknowledgment and agreement to the entirety of this Agreement (and the then-current Stage 32 Membership Agreement) is reaffirmed by each authorized use of Your credit card or other payment method for payment of Your subscription to Stage 32 VIP and/or other charge for a product or service provided by Stage 32 in direct or indirect association with Stage 32 VIP.
Mutually Drafted; Negotiation Option; Paragraph Headings. For purposes of construction and interpretation of this Agreement, both You and Stage 32 shall be deemed to have mutually drafted this Agreement and all parts thereof. If You would like to negotiate other terms or otherwise modify this Agreement before providing Your assent and agreement, please contact Stage 32 at firstname.lastname@example.org. You hereby acknowledge and agree that products and services provided in association with Stage 32 VIP, including without limitation Stage 32 VIP Benefits are of a type readily available to You elsewhere, that this is not a contract of adhesion, and that as a material inducement for Stage 32 to provide a subscription to Stage 32 VIP and the associated license to use Stage 32 VIP Program Materials You hereby agree that You shall not make any claim or support any action on the claim that this Agreement constitutes a contract of adhesion or is unconscionable in any way. This is a legal contract. Like all legal contracts, You are advised to procure appropriate legal advice before entering into this Agreement. You acknowledge and agree that Stage 32 did not require You to enter into this Agreement without having sufficient time and opportunity to consult with an attorney. You hereby further acknowledge that You have either consulted with an attorney prior to agreeing to the provisions of this Agreement or You expressly and knowingly have opted not to seek legal counsel prior to Your providing Your full acceptance and agreement to the terms of this Agreement. Paragraph and subparagraph headings of this Agreement are inserted for convenience only and shall not be deemed to affect the meaning of any part of this Agreement.