with Steve Kaplan
American comedy expert Steve Kaplan’s students have gone on to write for Friends, Ugly Betty, Will & Grace, and more. They have won Oscars, Emmys, and American Comedy Awards. Steve himself has taught workshops at companies such as HBO, DreamWorks, Disney, Aardman, and more. And now he’s with London SWF to introduce you to usable, practical tools that can elevate your comic screenplay.
Topics that will be covered include:
- What is comedy?
- How does it work?
- Why does it work?
And most importantly…
- What’s going on when it doesn’t work?
This informative session moves past the myths and misunderstanding of comedy, and provides you with usable, practical tools that can elevate your comic screenplay.
Appearing in this session
Wednesday 3rd June
Supporting YOUR story! You have a great idea, You decide to write your story but the overwhelm of doubt, procrastination perhaps fear shows up? Harriet will share with you how to manage your mindset and Unleash your Warrior Within to inspire you to enjoy the process and create your passion.
Expand your ability to identify and stay focused on unifying principles that link plot and character to theme.
Directly after her session, ask your questions for the creator of Inside Story: The Power of the Transformational Arc in a Zoom Script Chat!