This is a second stage script course for students who have previously taken one of Mark’s courses or have experience from elsewhere. Around 60 – 70% of the time will be devoted to hearing student’s work and there will also be exercises/discussion on key aspects of writing including motivation, structure, character and dialogue.
Mark trained as an actor at Rose Bruford College and is an experienced scriptwriter. His play The Camp, produced at the Tobacco Factory, was listed in the Independent’s best ten plays outside London and he has also written for radio and TV. He is currently working on an adaptation of John Vanbrugh’s ‘The Relapse’ for production next year.
Mark has taught script writing in a number of settings. He also works as an individual script mentor and script reader.
7 sessions, 7-9 pm on Monday 17th September, Monday 24th September. Monday 1st October. Friday 12th October, Friday 19th October, Friday 26th October and Friday 9th November.