How to Create a Story – In this one-hour video, Al walks you through the process of building a story. Through lecture and discussion, two actors improvise scenes based on a premise suggested by the audience.
Unlock the Story Within – Are you blocked? In this 2-hour and 50-minute workshop Al Watt guides you through seven writing exercises designed to help you get to the heart of your story.
In four one-hour workshop sessions, learn the secrets and successes of self-publishing from four authors.
90-Day Novel Primer
Join Al Watt as he covers the 90-Day Novel process. If you’ve never been in a tele-course before, take this opportunity to see how it all works!
Screenwriter's Q&A with Billy Ray
Join Al Watt for a 25-minute Q&A with Screenwriter Billy Ray (The Hunger Games, Captain Phillips).
Story Structure Workshop
Discover the most dynamic way to tell your story in this 55-minute story structure workshop.
Finding the Core of Your Story
In this one hour workshop, you will look beneath your plot and explore what your story is about at its core.
In this one hour workshop, we will discuss: 1) Secrets to writing truthful, compelling dialogue 2) How to dramatize and disguise exposition 3) Theme, text and subtext
First Ten Pages
The biggest challenge in any screenplay is the beginning. How do you establish the world, set up your characters, introduce your theme?
The Hero Transformed
In this 55-minute workshop, we will explore the transformation of your protagonist. What has he come to understand that he didn’t before?
Create Compelling Antagonists
Without worthy antagonists, your protagonist will never transform. In this 60-minute workshop, we will explore three tools to create the most compelling antagonists.