From the Stage to the Page: Writing Dialogue Workshop with Amy Fellner Dominy
Date(s): Saturday, May 19, 2018, 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
Location: Piper Writers House, 450 E Tyler Mall, Tempe, AZ 85281 (view map)
Genre and Form(s): Creative Nonfiction, Fiction, Screenwriting
About the Class
Do you struggle to write natural, realistic dialogue? Are you confused about dialogue tags? How do you give characters distinctive voices? Learn how to write stronger, more believable dialogue scenes in this three-hour workshop with award-winning author and playwright, Amy Fellner Dominy. As a playwright, Fellner Dominy learned concrete tips and techniques to bring dialogue alive on stage. She'll show you how to do the same on the page. Through examples and hands-on exercises, you'll deconstruct a scene of dialogue and discover how to create authentic dialogue and exactly what to do with dialogue tags. Come prepared with a dialogue scene/sample and all your questions.