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250 Plot Starters for Storytellers
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,360. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books, Nonfiction » Reference » Playwriting
Often times, the toughest part of writing a good story is simply coming up with a good starter idea. Once you have an idea in mind, you can easily build upon it by asking yourself questions. In this book I aim to provide you ample plot starters for creating your own story across many different genres. Contained within the book are a total of 250 unique ideas for your stories.
How to Write TOP QUALITY Film and Movie Scripts
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 13,660. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Screenwriting, Nonfiction » Reference » Playwriting
Inspiring and practical course with many exercises from a professional film writer and expert with many real films and TV series. Many sections, great fun and challenging exercises. How to get a unique idea, structure, characters, plots and how to sell your script, and much more. Complete with practical advice on set design, making a set sheet, avoiding bloopers and mistakes. Read it now!
The Vincent Calvino Reader's Guide
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 22,020. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2014 by HeavenLakePress. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books, Nonfiction » Reference » Playwriting
The Vincent Calvino Novels Since Spirit House was published in 1992, the Vincent Calvino series has enjoyed international acclaim and an ever-expanding readership in twelve languages. The Vincent Calvino novels, with the Bangkok noir settings, are known for their cultural insights into the Thai/Asian societies. Calvino’s Laws explore the human psyche streched along the East-West divide. ...
The Playwright's Workout - Exercises for the Dramatic Imagination from Professional Playwrights
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 50,240. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2014 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Playwriting
This collection of exercises is designed to build creative muscle in students of playwriting and will prove useful as well to working dramatists who want to build their skills while stretching their imaginative powers. Contributed by some of America's foremost playwrights and playwriting teachers, these varied and inventive exercises offer new sources for dramatic inspiration.
Free Fire Zone - A Playwrght's Adventures on the Creative Battlefields of Film, TV, and Theater
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 84,370. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2013 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Playwriting, Nonfiction » Reference » Screenwriting
Theresa Rebeck’s career has hopscotched between the Off-Broadway successes of plays such as Spike Heels, The Family of Mann, and View of the Dome, to award– winning work writing and producing network television such as NYPD Blue, to writing screenplays for independent and studio features. This writer’s guide is both a discussion of the writer’s craft.
123 Character Development Questions: A systematic way to develop phenomenal fictional characters.
Price: $1.23 USD. Words: 2,190. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2012 and represented by Forde Consulting. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books, Nonfiction » Reference » Playwriting
Developing rich, vibrant, realistic and multidimensional characters is the aim of all budding writers. This brief guide offers 123 useful character questions for authors. Questions span a range of topics from biographical questions to questions on family, relationships, money and spiritual beliefs. This is the first book in a 123 series that offers ideas on a given topic.