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A 4-month intensive group training program designed to help creators learn and master the most crucial aspect of a career in Hollywood that no one ever writes headlines about: THE PROCESS.

CAREER    INTENSIVE
Creators Writing Room Career Fast-Track

4-Month Coaching Program

March 2022
to
June 2022

A 4-week intensive Masterclass focusing on the key elements to pitching and selling your TV Series. Whether you’re a new or seasoned writer, all levels are welcome and will benefit from learning what networks need to hear in order to buy a show. 

JASON'S  MASTERCLASS
How To Pitch & Sell Your TV Series

4-Week Virtual Webinar

2022
TBD

Learn how to develop a TV concept and work in a Writers Room with Jason & Lee

WRITERS RETREAT
Weekend Pitching Intensive

2-Day In-Person Retreat, Los Angeles

2022  
TBD

 

WRITERS RETREAT WITH JASON & LEE

what:

A 2-day in-person retreat breaking down the two things TV writers will be doing most in their careers: working in a writers room and developing new shows.

 

Whether you’re a new or seasoned writer, all levels are welcome and will benefit from honing these two crucial skills. 

 

This retreat is instructed by Jason Kyle (TV Development @ SONY Pictures & CBS) and Lee Aronsohn (Co-Creator of TWO AND A HALF MEN, EP of THE BIG BANG THEORY).

Tuition is $900 

when:

November 6th, 2021  -  Developing Ideas for a TV Show

November 7th, 2021  -  Gang Writing: Inside the Writers Room

*Programming is scheduled for 10am - 6pm both days

where:

This 2-day event will take place in Santa Monica, California. Transportation and lodging are not included. Valet parking will be available for an additional charge dictated by the venue, or students may choose to find their own parking for the day. Location is accessible by public transit.

COVID Protocols: All students will need to show proof of full vaccination two weeks prior to attending this in-person retreat.

"Fascinating to watch and learn from a showrunner in action. That job takes a lot of strength in leadership, and yet the process was a lot of fun." — Aaron W., Observer

 

"Two full days immersed in the mechanics of pitching and working in a writers room. 10/10 recommend." — Sean O., Participant

from our
students:

FAQ's

Day 1: Pitching

Day 2: Staffing

Q: Do I have to attend in person?
Yes. Unlike our other classes, this event is live and requires in-person participation.

Q: Do I have to have a pilot written to take part in the retreat?
Not at all! This retreat is tailored to writers at any stage who are looking to get hands-on training in both the process of working in a writers room and developing their own series.

Q: What's included in the cost?
Cost covers the two days of programming as well as morning refreshments, lunch, and water/coffee/tea on both days.

Q: Can Jason or Lee read my script or pitch?
This retreat does not include an opportunity for your materials (scripts, pitches, decks, etc.) to be read or evaluated by Jason, Lee, or the Creators Writing team. There will be exercises for you to collaborate with classmates, pitch story, and develop ideas, but this event is not tailored to working in-depth with your previously developed materials. (please read our Terms of Service for more info).

 
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JASON'S  TV PITCHING MASTERCLASS

A 3-week intensive Masterclass focusing on the key elements to pitching and selling your TV Series.

 

Whether you’re a new or seasoned writer, all levels are welcome and will benefit from learning what networks need to hear in order to buy a show. 

 

This course is instructed and led by Jason Kyle, TV development at Sony.

what:

when:

September 5, 2021  -  Week One: The Emotional Connection

September 12, 2021  -  Week Two: The Characters

September 19, 2021  -  Week Three: The Pilot

September 26, 2021  -  Week Four: Student Pitch Forum

*Each session begins at 10am PST and will be available for private viewing on your own time until Sept 30, 2021. Live attendance is encouraged but not mandatory*

where:

This masterclass is designed to be accessible to creators and writers from anywhere in the world. Long gone are the days of needing to live in Hollywood to work in the television industry. No matter where you are in the world, join us on Zoom or access on your own time to build your pitching and writing skills.

FAQs

Q: How long is each class?
Each class runs approximately an hour and a half (90-minute sessions).

Q: Are the classes recorded?
Yes, each class is recorded and will be available to all registrants via Vimeo the evening after each live class. Access will be available until a week after the final class on September 30, 2021.

Q: Do I have to participate in the live webinar?
Nope. But coming to the live classes will give you the opportunity to engage with your fellow students both in the Zoom chat as well as on our private Creators Writing Room Facebook page. Also, some students will be selected to present their work live on the webinar for Jason's direct feedback.

Q: Do I have to have a pilot already written to take the class?
Not at all! This course is tailored to writers at any stage. Whether you have several finished pilots ready to go, or you've always loved TV and you think you could be great at writing it, this class is designed to be beneficial to you. Jason's training is focused on the crucial art and skill of pitching, which is something even professional writers need to learn and hone. No matter what your level is when you sign up, this class will help you become better at presenting your ideas to potential buyers and collaborators in the most concise and engaging way possible.

Q: Can Jason or Lee read my script or pitch?
This masterclass does not include an opportunity for your materials (scripts, pitches, decks, etc.) to be read or evaluated by Jason, Lee, or the Creators Writing Room team. However, we do encourage you to share your work with your classmates so that you can grow together. (please read our Terms of Service for more info).

WHAT OUR STUDENTS ARE SAYING