Screenwriting II


  • Learn how to create a premise
  • Imagine compelling characters
  • Write dialogue that builds a story
  • Get those screenplay pages started
  • Summarize the rest of your movie

Maximum of 10 Students - Meets 5 Sessions
Tuition: $200
Class duration: 2.5 hours

Meet the Teacher

Linda Sherbert

Linda Sherbert has helped to develop Atlanta voices for the American theater since 1997, when she began teaching playwriting. In 2003, she became a Teaching Artist at the Alliance Theatre, launching the Education Department’s dramatic writing classes. In 2013, she added screenwriting. Scripts nurtured in her classes have been seen in Atlanta, Washington, D.C., and New York. Linda is a produced playwright and a director. She is the former Producing Director of the 14th Street Playhouse, where she managed its three theaters and directed presentations such as Tony winner Heather Headley’s one-woman show. Linda has served on the President’s Council of the Woodruff Arts Center. She has taught theater and/or writing courses at the University of Georgia, Kennesaw State University, and Emory University. She had a residency at the O’Neill Theater Center. She has studied under screenwriting experts in Hollywood. She earned an MFA at Catholic University in Washington, D.C. 

Alliance Theatre

The Alliance Theatre is the lead producing theatre in the Southeast, creating the powerful experience of shared theatre for diverse people on two stages. We value excellence, pursued with integrity and creativity, and achieved through collaboration. We deliver powerful programming that challenges adult and youth audiences to think critically and care deeply.
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