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Write Your Story (Remote)

Discover your individual voice and write your personal memoir. Join us as we explore the terrain of the creative memoir with in-class discussions and exercises as well as additional tools to help shape it. This course is geared towards writing for publication and will include a section on marketing your work to publishers.

 NCCOM-CS028-01 / cost: $150

Dates  Feb 25 – Mar 18                  Time   6:30-9:00pm

Sessions       4         Instructor      Barry Putt

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Learn the basics of playwriting. We'll cover story structure, character development, script formatting, and marketing approaches. Participants will leave prepared to begin writing a stage play.

NCCOM-CS049-01/ $90

Dates  Apr 15- Apr 22 Time 6:30-9:00pm

Sessions 2 Instructor Barry Putt



Introduction to Filmmaking   (REMOTE)

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. 

 NCPER-CS016-01 / cost: $150

Dates Feb 10 – Mar 10                   Time   6:30-8:30pm

Sessions       5         Instructor      Lawrence Greenberg

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Writing Children’s Fiction I (REMOTE)

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. 

 NCCOM-CS009-01 / cost: $90

Dates  Feb 11  and Feb 18                   Time 6:30am- 9:00pm

Sessions 2                             Instructor  Barry Putt

Day TH                         NOTES  1/2 hour lunch