For Colleges and Universities
We will happily work with your faculty and existing programs to create courses, mini-courses and lectures that will most serve the needs of your academic community.
How to Prepare for a Career as a Screenwriter – What the marketplace needs from you. How to identify what you bring to the marketplace? Considering graduate school?
How to Prepare for a Career as an Actor – What the marketplace needs from you. How to identify what you bring to the marketplace? Considering graduate school?
Introduction to The Many Career Possibilities in Hollywood – All the other ways to make a living besides writing, directing and acting. How to figure out where your natural talents and training might take you.
Your First Three Years in Hollywood as a Writer/Director/Actor/Producer – Pitfalls to avoid. Good habits to cultivate. What success will look like for a beginner in the business.
The Challenge of Media Arts Programs in a University – Ideas for creating curriculum for cinema and screenwriting programs. Encouraging beginner efforts while still stressing the need for talent. Identifying the “scales” of cinematic excellence and crafting exercises to develop them.