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Writers Unblocked - Creative Writing Class for Short Stories and Plays
In this 2-week course, your child will learn how to generate ideas to start their creative writing journey, and leave class with a short story or a short play.
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Once per week
over 2 weeks
learners per class
per learner - per class
How does a “Multi-Day” course work?
Meets multiple times at scheduled times
Live video chats, recorded and monitored for safety and quality
Discussions via classroom forum and private messages with the teacher
Great for engaging projects and interacting with diverse classmates from other states and countries
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Week 1: • Students will learn the basic building blocks of story writing, including how to formulate ideas. • We will review formatting of scripts and short stories. • We will practice writing exercises together and use simple and energetic improv comedy techniques to create the concept for the Who-What-Where-Conflict-Resolution-Tag of their first short story or short play. • Students will be able to finish their work in the next class. Week 2: • We will revisit the tools to create...
Students will be able to identify story structure and generate their own characters, relationships, settings, conflicts and resolutions. They will collaborate on ideas which inspires confidence and teamwork. And most importantly, if any student thinks "they can't write," these simple tools will prove they can and will.
Joy Mamey is an acclaimed comedy writer, specializing in sketch comedy and improvisation. Located in Los Angeles, Joy is one of the most upbeat teachers with a strong sense of moxie, dedicated to inspiring students to become their most confident selves.
After week one, they will have the concept for their first short story or play. They should then write the story out in its entirety (2-3 pages max.) They will then be able to present the story (or a summary depending on time/comfort level of student.)
Lined paper/notebook and a writing utensil. Short story or script is encouraged to be typed, but not required for presentation/summary.
Learners will not need to use any apps or websites beyond the standard Outschool tools.
No grades, no assessment - only praise and encouragement.
1 hour 30 minutes per week in class, and an estimated 1 - 2 hours per week outside of class.
Comedy, Creative Writing, Graphic Design and Meditation
🇺🇸Lives in the United States
28 total reviews
85 completed classes
Hi everybody! I'm Joy, and I am thrilled to be teaching on Outschool. I'm an actor and comedian and my greatest passion is teaching the art of comedy and mindfulness. I believe that students do their best when they have encouragement and...