Drama

How to storyline a series for television drama

How to storyline a series for television drama is a one day workshop designed to teach the basics of storylining in drama. It also covers how to develop and pitch ideas for a soap or drama series. How to storyline a series for television drama is a highly practical course and focuses on how long-running drama works, developing series from the basic idea to telling a story over a number of episodes.

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Course content

You’ll learn all about the process of storylining. There’ll also be input on story conferences, how they work and how to pitch your ideas, and part of the day is a practical workshop learning about soaps.  Areas covered include:

  • introduction to storylining
  • the story conference
  • family groups and individual characters
  • background to stories
  • episode outlines
  • hooks and cliff-hangers

Who it's for

Writers who want to learn about telling a story over more than one episode, TV writers, script editors and script developers

Cancellation Policy

Cancellations must be in writing and must be received at least seven days prior to the course date or the full fee will be charged. ITF reserves the right to cancel courses without liability, and delegates will be offered an alternative date or full refund. ITF reserves the right to cancel courses if there are insufficient enrolments. Read more about our terms and conditions.

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Drama: How to storyline a series for television drama

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Indie Training Fund
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2-4 Hoxton Square
T: 020 3487 0354
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