Advanced Study Writing Tuesdays 7-10pm
Advanced Study Writing: Advanced Writing Workshop
|Prerequisites||Completion of Sketch 301; Acceptance into Advanced Study Sketch|
|Start Date||Jan 7, 2020, 7:00pm|
|Class Size||8 students|
|Sessions||8 sessions, 3 hours each|
Students will be expected to devote time to writing and rewriting material outside of class.
There is no show for this class.
Students will be required to see two scripted shows at the UCB Theatre before the end of the course.
Class Size: Varies
Writing the Pilot
In this class, you will learn how to write an original half hour comedy pilot. From formulating the idea, to creating stories, to outlining, you will learn structure and style. By the end of the class you will have a thirty to thirty-fave page pilot. Keeping up with the writing assignments is critical for this class, especially in the later weeks. There will also be some light required reading and watching.
Students must be approved for Advanced Study Sketch to apply for a spot in this class. Students will be selected by instructor from all qualified applicants.
For information on the Advanced Study sketch program, see this page: https://newyork.ucbtrainingcenter.com/advanced-sketch
You have until 11:59 pm on Sunday November 17 to apply. Students will be notified November 25 if they have a space in the course.
Madalyn Baldanzi, teacher
Madalyn Baldanzi is a Brooklyn-based writer, director, and teacher. She has written for Maude teams Fambly, Absolutely, and Nispey. She is also an alumnus of UCB Digital team LASH. She is a 2017 Made In NY Writers Room Fellow. Her show, A Date With Every Boy, recently enjoyed a run at the theatre. She is also a member of Bullshit Women, whose self-titled show also enjoyed a run at UCB. Madalyn is co-writer of the Above Average series "Katie: A Lady." Most recently, she wrote for Seasons 1 and 2 of Mr. Student Body President, out now on go90. She has been a contributor to Funny Or Die, and writes, produces, and directs comedy videos with her production company, Fancy Family.Login to Register