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Beginner's Guide to Screenwriting: Part Two | Auckland

Kathryn-Burnett.com

Saturday, 15 October 2016 at 9:30 AM - Sunday, 16 October 2016 at 4:30 PM (NZDT)

Beginner's Guide to Screenwriting: Part Two | Auckland

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Ticket Type Sales End Price * Fee Quantity
General Registration   more info 15/10/2016 $399.00 $0.00
Industry Guild Member (Membership ID will be required at the door)   more info 15/10/2016 $329.00 $0.00
Early Bird Registration
Grab your place before October 1 2016 to receive Early Bird discount!
18h 59m $319.00 $0.00
Student Registration   more info 15/10/2016 $279.00 $0.00
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Hey New Screenwriter - this workshop is for you!

Beginner’s Guide Part Two is the two-day, interactive follow-up to my popular Beginner's Guide To Screenwriting Workshop.

Part Two is designed to take you to the next level of learning AND to get your screenplay fundamentals right BEFORE you start writing.   

Who is this workshop for?  

Newer screenwriters and industry professionals who already understand screenwriting basics but are looking to gain a deeper understanding of how screenplays work and how to apply this knowledge to their own projects. Appropriate for TV and film projects including short film. (Check out testimonials below...)

You'll learn: 

  • To identify what type of story you're telling
  • The importance of your beginning and ending
  • How to structure your story
  • Alternative narrative structures 
  • Creating compelling characters with depth
  • Structuring your character's inner journey or arc
  • The skinny on industry screenwriting documents
  • How to write a great scene.
  • How to evoke emotion on the page.
  • How and where to pitch your idea. 

What's included in the weekend?

  • Focused work on your screenplay
  • Handouts
  • A writing strategy planner to help you take next steps after the workshop.  
  • Morning and afternoon tea

Want to check if BG2S Part Two is right for you or discuss a payment schedule?

Contact me at Kathryn@kathryn-burnett.com

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Want to check out BG2S: Part 1? Go here

Your Tutor: Kathryn Burnett

   

Kathryn is a professional screenwriter, playwright and workshop facilitator who delights in creatively inspiring others. She has worked in the arts industry for 20 years and has helped numerous writers both new and experienced.  She is also a creativity coach who runs dynamic Ideation and Creativity workshops for businesses and organisations.

Learn more about Kathryn here:

 
What people are saying:
 
"Thank you for an amazingly helpful course - I’m sure the things you taught us will make a big difference to my writing.Sigrid Christiansen - Screenwriter
 
“Kathryn's screenwriting workshop was brilliant. I loved learning from her and would sit at the front of the class, furiously jotting down notes like a nerd. Kathryn has a natural ability to connect with an audience. She teaches with patience and humour and she provides cake for morning tea! I'd recommend the workshop for anyone wanting to learn more about screenwriting.”

Jaquie Brown – Presenter, Actor, Screenwriter 

 "Kathryn Burnett's workshop was the perfect introduction to screenwriting - an absorbing, entertaining and provocative session which made the intricacies of the art seem logical and accessible. I would have no hesitation in recommending them to anyone who has a curiosity about screenwriting - I left the course energised and informed, and ready to write."

Duncan Greive – Critic/Journalist

"Loved it! Kathryn gets straight to the point and gives clear, practical advice about screenwriting. She demystifies the process."

Rebecca Barry Hill - Journalist/Screenwriter

 "Kathryn Burnett is the bombdiggity.  She brings amazing experience, intelligence, and passion to her teaching. She has a comprehensive understanding of movies, cinema history, and storytelling technique, and is effective and engaging when sharing that knowledge with her students. Kathryn is to storytelling tutors as Carlos the Jackal is to international assassins.  I can't recommend her highly enough."

Steve Barr - screenwriter, producer, and development executive

See more testimonials HERE

 

About Kathryn Burnett:

 

Kathryn Burnett is an award-winning screenwriter, dynamic workshop facilitator, script consultant and playwright. She wrote the multi-award-winning short film "Shelved" and is a script consultant and writer on children's drama "The Cul de Sac." She also has two screenplays and a TV series in development and is working as a script consultant on two feature films. She designed her Creativity/Ideation Workshops in 2011 and has been creatively reinvigorating people and organisations ever since.  Kathryn produced her first play Mike & Virginia (co-written Nick Ward) in 2011 and was subsequently produced by Circa Theatre in 2013.    She has worked in the televison/film industry for 20 years, has significant television writing credits and has developed numerous television series for New Zealand’s major production companies.  

FAQs

Do I have to have completed BG2S: Part 1?

Not necessarily but it's expected that you'll have a basic understanding of what screenplays are and how they work.  Please feel free to get in touch to discuss this with me - kathryn@kathryn-burnett.com

Are there ID requirements or an age limit to enter the event?

Age minimum is 16.(But do contact me if you'd like to discuss!)

What do I need to bring?

Pen and paper - and laptop if you prefer. 

Where can I contact the organiser with any questions?

Email me! Kathryn@kathryn-burnett.com 

Is my registration/ticket transferrable?

No.

Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event?

No, you'll be on our list.

What is the refund policy?

If cancelled by organiser you'll receive full and automatic refund.  If cancelled by participant 72 hours prior to event you will receive a full refund. If cancellation less than 72 hours prior to event a cancellation fee will apply.

The name on the registration/ticket doesn't match the attendee. Is that okay?

Yes.

Thank you for an amazingly helpful course - I’m sure the things you taught us will make a big difference to the writing

Have questions about Beginner's Guide to Screenwriting: Part Two | Auckland? Contact Kathryn-Burnett.com

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Studio One (old Art Station)
1 Ponsonby Road
Ponsonby
Auckland
New Zealand

Saturday, 15 October 2016 at 9:30 AM - Sunday, 16 October 2016 at 4:30 PM (NZDT)


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Kathryn-Burnett.com

Kathryn Burnett is a professional screenwriter, playwright and workshop facilitator who delights in creatively inspiring others. She has worked in the arts industry for 20 years and has helped numerous writers both new and experienced.  She is also a creativity coach who runs dynamic Ideation and Creativity workshops for businesses and organisations.

 

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