Summer Shorts (July 17 - July 21)

Summer Shorts (July 17 – July 21)

Monday - Fridays, 10:00 am - 2:00 pm 10-13
“A short story is the ultimate close-­up magic trick – a couple of thousand words to take you around the universe or break your heart.” – Neil Gaiman. By playing games, reading great stories, talking about our favorites, discovering new ones, and writing our own short stories, we’ll unlock the... Read More...
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Screenwriting (July 24 - July 28)

Screenwriting (July 24 – July 28)

Monday - Fridays, 10:00 am - 2:00 pm 10-15
Alfred Hitchcock once said, “To make a great film you need three things: the script, the script and the script.”  But how do you write a great script for a great film?  In this workshop, students will learn how to tell stories visually, stories that spark the imagination of their... Read More...
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Creating Otherworlds (July 31 - August 4)

Creating Otherworlds (July 31 – August 4)

Monday - Fridays, 10:00 am - 2:00 pm 8-11
Do you want to create your own fantastical world with fantastical characters? Imagine being able to rule the world! This workshop will give you the inspiration, comprehensive skill and unconfined space to unleash your imaginative forces. Whether you are interested in high fantasy, science fiction, magical realism, dystopia or simply... Read More...
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The Power of Words (August 7 - August 11)

The Power of Words (August 7 – August 11)

Monday - Fridays, 10:00 am - 2:00 pm 10-15
Do you believe that words have the power to change the world? Do you feel passionate about issues of justice and right and wrong? Writing empowers us to speak our minds and advocate for freedom. It also enables us to understand other perspectives and empathize with all different kinds of... Read More...
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Ghosts, Portals, and Time Travelers (August 28 - September 1)

Ghosts, Portals, and Time Travelers (August 28 – September 1)

Monday - Fridays, 10:00 am - 2:00 pm 8 - 13
Why do ghosts linger in haunted houses? Could it be they have a story to tell? This workshop will demonstrate how writers can learn about the past by encountering ghosts in unexpected places. Workshop participants will select and research a historical era before creating a profile for a contemporary character... Read More...
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