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Writing the Short Film Script

You will write a screenplay from concept to camera-ready draft in five weeks. This course will walk you through the process in a fun and easy-to-follow manner. Learn brainstorm techniques, story structure, character development, and much more.

Cost: $137

NCPER-CS017-01

Dates Sessions Day Time Instructor

Sep 13

Oct 18

5 Th 6:30-9pm Barry Putt

No class Oct 4

 


 

Writing Children's Fiction I

Students will learn the essential elements of creating engaging children’s stories. Explore story language, developing memorable characters for children and story structure. Marketing approaches will also be discussed.

Cost: $66

NCCOM-CS009-01

Dates Sessions Day Time Instructor
Nov 3 1 Sa 9:30am-4pm Barry Putt

1/2 hour lunch

 


Writing Children's Fiction II

In level II of this course, you will use the skill sets learned in Writing Children’s Fiction I to develop an original children’s story for an age-group of your choice. Prerequisite: Writing Children Fiction I.

Cost:$66

NCCOM-CS018-01

Dates Sessions Day Time Instructor
Nov 10 1 Sa 9:30am-4pm Barry Putt

1/2 hr lunch


Introduction to Filmmaking

Understand the stages of filmmaking. No prerequisites.
Have you ever wanted to create a TV show or film? Have you ever watched a scene and wondered how it was shot? This course will show you the industry from the inside out. Together we will watch scenes from films then dissect these scenes to see the techniques and practices behind the art of film. This will be a fun interactive survey course with an award-winning director of independent films. Warning: After this course, movies and television will never look the same. You will see behind the façade and know just how much work went into the art you are seeing on the screen.


Cost: $132

NCPER-CS016-01

Dates Sessions Day Time Instructor

Oct 4

Nov 1

5 Th 6:30-8:30pm Lawrence Greenberg


Playwriting I

Learn story structure, how to develop memorable characters, places to find story ideas, exercises to jump-start your creativity, marketing approaches, and much more.


Cost: $66

NCPER-CS035-01

Dates Sessions Day Time Instructor

Oct 20

1 Sa 9:30am-4:00pm Barry Putt

1/2 hour lunch
 


Playwriting II

In level two of this course, you will use the skill sets learned in Playwriting I to develop an original stage play.

Prerequisite: Playwriting I


Cost: $66

NCPER-CS036-01

Dates Sessions Day Time Instructor

Oct 27

1 Sa 9:30am-4:00pm Barry Putt

1/2 hour lunch
 


How to Break Into the World of Acting

Do you want to get into the world of Acting? Is there is road map to get breaks? What are the different levels of acting jobs? Can you do it full time or part time? After taking this course, you will get answers to these questions and determine if Acting is your cup of tea. You will find out the challenges and rewards of this business and much more. This course is for anyone who wants to act, who has ever acted or is already in the business of acting.  


Cost: $60

NCART-CS024-01

Dates Sessions Day Time Instructor

Sep 28

1 F 6:00-8:00pm Seeyali Siingh


 
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