Thursday, June 25th, 2020
12:00-1:00 p.m. (Pacific Time)
A portion of all proceeds goes to benefit A Place Called Home
(a homeless shelter with educational programs for Los Angeles youths).
A clear understanding of SURRENDER is critical to writing a story with a compelling Third Act. In this 60-minute workshop, through lecture, writing exercises and one-on-one work to illustrate the principles, we will explore how your protagonist must die to his old identity in order to be reborn.
Instructor Alan Watt is the Creative Director of L.A. Writers’ Lab, national bestselling author, and award-winning filmmaker. He founded L.A. Writers’ Lab in 2002 as a place for writers to deepen their craft by learning to marry the rigor of structure to the freedom of the muse. He has taught everyone from award-winning authors to A-list screenwriters, journalists, poets, actors, professional athletes, war veterans, housewives, doctors, lawyers, television showrunners, Emmy-winning directors, first-time writers, and anyone else with a story to tell.