UK webinar series: the nature and craft of storytelling

Posted Tuesday 17 Jan 2023

UK webinar series: the nature and craft of storytelling

WIFT members get a discount for this course with UK screenwriter, producer, author and teacher John Yorke.

Yorke is behind some of the biggest hits in television (Wolf Hall, Shameless, Life on Mars), and has distilled that knowledge into a detailed online course for both writers and executives.

Run by Media Exchange, this course is dedicated to the nature and craft of storytelling to help writers, script editors, story editors and executive producers improve their development and writing skills

Over three modules with group and interactive exercises, John will explore technique, structure and theory, as well as the methodology to transform knowledge into concrete application for writing, structuring and developing hit TV dramas.

Each module runs over three days and has a morning and afternoon session from 11am-12:30pm GMT and 3:30pm – 5:30pm GMT. Note the time is for the Northern Hemisphere!

COST: £750 + VAT. WIFT members receive a 10% discount on the Standard Fee of the course before 31 January 2023. Use Promo: JYMULTI10OFF

Starts 7 February 2023.

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John Yorke is the founder of the BBC’s Writers Academy, a former Head of Channel Four Drama, Controller of BBC Drama Production and MD of Company Pictures.

He is the author of the UK bestseller on narrative structure, Into The Woods – How Stories Work and Why We Tell Them.