Sharon Oakes | Coming from You: How to Write a Good Script

Sharon Oakes | Coming from You: How to Write a Good Script

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Sharon Oakes | Coming from You – How to Write a Good Script | Six Saturdays 10am – 12pm from March – August 2017 | £85

About the Course

Have you got a story that’s urgent? That you want to tell now? Do you have a great idea for a film, TV drama, radio drama or stage play? Over the course of six workshops you’ll cover the principles of scriptwriting  (ideas; plot, action, dialogue, how to create compelling characters) and you will write, discuss, share and receive friendly and constructive feedback to help you towards writing the first working draft of your script.

Course Dates

Saturday March 11th 2017

Saturday April 1st 2017

Saturday May 20th 2017

Saturday June 17th 2017

Saturday July 15th 2017

Saturday August 19th 2017

About the Tutor

Sharon Oakes has written for BBC TV (Doctors, Waterloo Road) and BBC Radio 4 including original afternoon drama, the Classic Series, the Fifteen Minute Drama and BBC Radio 3 Drama. She has had poetry published in small press like Mslexia, The North, Envoi and Wide Skirt.

Sharon also taught script writing (as an AL) at Sheffield Hallam University for seven years and is Co -Chair of Script Yorkshire, a voluntary organisation that supports writers and new writing in Yorkshire.

If you would like to contact Sharon directly for further information she can be reached at


Book your place on the course via Eventbrite here.