Perhaps, one of the most gripping online courses in the whole Internet. Unlike other platforms, teachers at Masterclass – are the icons of their particular industries, they share not just theoretical skills – bits of knowledge and experience they got through their professional career are the core of each lesson. After watching these classes, you will definitely become good in writing even if you don’t want to.
Teaches Dramatic Writing
David Mamet sat in on a poker game full of thieves and left with the inspiration for American Buffalo. Now, the Pulitzer Prize-winning writer of Glengarry Glen Ross takes you through his process for turning life’s strangest moments into dramatic art. He’ll teach you the rules of drama, the nuances of dialogue, and the skills to develop your own voice and create your masterpiece.
Teaches Writing For Television
When Shonda Rhimes pitched Grey’s Anatomy she got so nervous she had to start over. Twice. Since then, she has created and produced TV’s biggest hits. In her class, Shonda teaches you how to create compelling characters, write a pilot, pitch your idea, and stand out in the writers’ room. You’ll also get original pilot scripts, pitch notes, and series bibles from her shows. Welcome to Shondaland.
Aaron Sorkin wrote his first movie on cocktail napkins. Those napkins turned into A Few Good Men, starring Jack Nicholson. Now, the Academy Award winning writer of The West Wing and The Social Network is teaching screenwriting. You’ll learn his rules of storytelling, dialogue, character development, and what makes a script actually sell. By the end, you’ll write unforgettable screenplays.
James Patterson, the author of 19 consecutive No. 1 New York Times bestsellers, reveals his tricks of the trade for the very first time. In this course, he guides you through every part of the book writing process.
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Top 10 Best Free Online Writing Courses
Skillshare, Udemy, edX, Futurelearn, Coursera and many more. The list of online courses available nowadays can be endlessly long. The Write!’s team has prepared for you the best selection of free (well, some are almost free 😉 ) writing courses that might become a great help to all of you who is eager to write. […]
4 Online Courses That Will Teach You How to Write Better
Creative writing classes have some pretty ardent critics. Skepticism of these courses is varied: from “They teach to write sentences, not stories” to “writing ability comes from writing, not taking a class“. While these gripes may be true, when reading for tone, a lot of the criticizm seems to come from an image of writers […]
5 Must-Watch Documentaries On Writing and Writers
Bad Writing Have you ever felt that you’re a bad writer? Of course you have. Well, so has Vernon Lott. He though he could be a great poet, but instead he fizzled out, and it never really happened. Watch as he goes around interviewing greats like Margaret Atwood, Nick Flynn and David Sedaris about what […]