26 N Williams Street, Crystal Lake, IL 60014

Scenes for the Screens – Screenwriting Class

with writer/film director David Bradburn

Ages: 13 – 18
Wednesdays, September 18 – October 23, 2024 | 6:30 – 8 PM

Let’s get the pens moving and add to our writer’s toolbox. This class will focus on developing scenes as stand-alone pieces that are the building block of any screenplay. We will focus on the interplay between character, setting, conflict, dialogue, and the like as we world-build one scene at a time. Students should bring a computer, tablet, pen and paper, or whatever modality of writing you prefer.

Tuition: $200 | RaueNOW Family Member: $150
Scholarships & Financial Aid Available!


David Bradburn – Writer/Director – Whether he’s serving as writer, producer, or director, Bradburn wants to do little more than just make movies. His directorial approach draws on his 20 years’ worth of experience as a high school English teacher and focuses on collaboration and inclusion. His leadership and focus inspire his cast and crew’s motivation to realize his creative vision. Bradburn’s films have appeared in over 70 film festivals worldwide, Amazon, cable, and PBS.