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Explore the fundamental elements of literary genres--poetry, essay, short fiction--get your creative juices flowing, and develop original writing of your own. Perfect class for those unsure where to start with writing. Plus, we'll discuss and practice strategies for living a more creative life as a writer.

33550

Start date: 01/11/18

Room :  Downtown Campus, Room 303

5 sessions.

Weekly - Thu 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM (1/11/2018-2/8/2018)

Class Cost: $69.00

Instructor : Rhonda Zimlich 

Location : DCA Classroom - Downtown Campus Location : 
  DCA Classroom - Downtown Campus.

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How does a screenwriter create compelling characters, tell dramatic stories, and construct memorable scenes for television, short, or feature-length films? In this course, students will study the structure, technical craft, and artistry of the screenplay format. Developing an initial  idea into a finished script, students will stud successful scripts, share their work samples, and write their own completed screenplay for independent production or sale to a production company.

33585

Start date: 01/17/18

Room :  Downtown Campus Rm 310

8 sessions.

Weekly - Wed 6:00 PM - 8:30 PM (1/17/2018-3/7/2018)

Class Cost: $169.00

Instructor : Danny Ledonne 

Location : DCA Classroom - Downtown Campus Location : 
  DCA Classroom - Downtown Campus.



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Learn what makes a successful song and the techniques the pros are using: developing ideas, lyrics, melodies, background music, overcoming common pitfalls, copyrights & registrations, formats, breaking free from stage fright, expanding your current writing styles, submission basics and much more. Whether you ar an accomplished musician or don't play a single instrument you will have 4-8 new original songs on completion of the course. Taught by award winning singer/songwriter and professional voice trainer. 

33490

Start date: 01/16/18

Room :  Downtown Campus, Rm 308

4 sessions.

Weekly - Tue 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM (1/16/2018-2/6/2018)

Class Cost: $119.00

Instructor : Borland-Bell 

Location : DCA Classroom - Downtown Campus Location : 
  DCA Classroom - Downtown Campus.



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