This is the homework for Thursday. In class people would read it out, so we got to see how these dialogues played, and that was great fun. What I discovered was that my dialogues really did sound like two people talking, a skill I didn’t realise I posessed.
This played out as quite comedy, I was pleased with. I clearly need to practice too, but decidedly a start with which I am happy! See what you think.
Continue reading Writing 1 with Joe Janes, Homework for Thursday
Well, this was a very long week for me, we covered quite a lot of ground and the amount of work that I did was substantial for this and the other writing classes. Productive, I would like to continue to write daily, I think it’s a good habit to get into.
We covered quite a lot on the final day, including how to structure a Second City Review, and how to write and get into the writing habit.
Continue reading Writing 1 with Joe Janes, final day: How to write
Out homework after the first day was to rewrite our monologues, thinking about who our character was talking to, what they wanted off the other person, and to include simple opening stage directions.
I wrote this, but then managed to delete it, so you will have to imagine my genius! However, you have my next iteration (homework for Wednesday) underneath here.
I suppose this is the first time on this blog where you get to read an improvised scene. Enjoy.
Continue reading Writing 1 with Joe Janes, Homework for Tuesday and Wednesday – a dialogue