Writing Classes in NYC, New York

Types of Writing Classes:

Apply Filters

Common Time Filters

Weeknights
Weekends

Days of the Week
What days are you free to take a class?

Class Times
What time are you able to take a class?

Class Schedule
When are you looking for a class?

Currently viewing classes from to

Where do you want to take your class?

Skill Level

Duration

Age

How many seats do you want?

Searching

Writing Classes Coming up in New York

192 classes have spots left

Video Storytelling for the Web

at Newmark Graduate School of Journalism - Midtown 219 W 40th St, New York, New York 10018

Learn to produce compelling original video content that will connect readers, clients or stakeholders to the news, projects and people that matter. In this class, which will include a lot of 1-1 instruction, you will pitch, storyboard, shoot and edit a short, interview-based video story.  No experience needed, but lots of passion required. We...

Tuesday Oct 29th, 6:30pm - 9pm

  (5 sessions)
$449

5 sessions

CourseHorse Gift Card

Thousands of classes. No expiration. You choose the $ amount. Select a category or let the recipient pick.

Buy a Gift Card

Write Your Screenplay Level 2

at Jacob Krueger Studio - Midtown 247 W 35th St 6th Fl, New York, New York 10001

Now that you’ve learned the foundations of structure in Write Your Screenplay, it’s time to take your Art and your Craft to the next level in this Level 2 Screenwriting Workshop. While most screenwriting classes try to juggle both the art and the craft of writing at the same time, this class takes a different approach,...

Monday Oct 7th, 7pm - 10pm

  (6 sessions)
$575

6 sessions

Be first to know about new writing classes

Add this topic and we'll let you know about new classes, trending topics and last minute discounts

Follow

Documentary Grant Writing

at DCTV - TriBeCa 87 Lafayette St, New York, New York 10013

Secure the funding and support your project deserves! Familiarize yourself with the documentary funding landscape, including what top funders are looking for in a proposal, and how to find the funders whose objectives match your own. Leave this workshop with the knowledge to feel confident in starting to research and apply for grants The seemingly...

Wednesday Oct 23rd, 6:30pm - 9:30pm

Comedy, Journalism, and the Role of Fact in Satire

at Newmark Graduate School of Journalism - Midtown 219 W 40th St, New York, New York 10018

Comedy is now politics. Politics is now comedy. Take a look at how comedians have both reacted to and shaped the zeitgeist. Have SNL sketches impacted elections? How deeply are journalists involved in the writer’s rooms of shows like Last Week Tonight? We will also go way beyond the U.S to examine how satire has played a part in countries facing...

Wednesday Oct 2nd, 6:30pm - 8:30pm

Songwriting Level 1: 10 Week Workshop

at Gotham Writers' Workshop - Midtown 520 8th Ave 3rd Fl, New York, New York 10018

It happens in a darkened club. On a spotlit stage. Or behind the soundproof walls of a studio. A song unleashes its power and who knows where it’ll go? Songs fuel desire, inspire hope, break hearts, rock worlds, unite people, shake booties, turn blahs into blues, and sometimes make us feel as good as James Brown. All in a mere few minutes. If you...

Tuesday Oct 1st, 7pm - 10pm

  (10 sessions)
$460

10 sessions

Humor Writing with Patricia Marx

at 92nd Street Y - Upper East Side 1395 Lexington Ave, New York, New York 10128

A workshop for anyone who wants to write funny.  Read, listen to and watch comedic samples from well-known and lesser-known humorists and complete weekly writing assignments. Students already working on projects are welcome to develop them here.

Thursday Oct 17th, 6:30pm - 9pm

  (6 sessions)
$420

6 sessions

How to Write an Artist Statement

at Penumbra Foundation | CAP - Murray Hill 36 E 30th St, New York, New York 10016

This one-day introduction to art writing allows you to articulate the unique nature of your own photographic practice. It is ideal for those who are building a website or submitting applications for grants, residencies, colleges, or graduate schools, and may be uncomfortable writing about their work. Through in-class exercises, students will use myriad...

Saturday Sep 28th, 10am - 5pm

Business Writing for Non-Native Speakers

at Baruch College - CAPS - Murray Hill 10010

In this course, students learn how to write effective text messages, email, memos, and letters.  Students develop their writing, grammar, and vocabulary as they focus on appropriate formats, style, and tone for a variety of audiences, including employers, colleagues, customers, and clients.  Pre-requisites:  Students need to be in...

Tuesday Oct 15th, 6:15pm - 8:15pm

  (10 sessions)
$380

10 sessions

Screenwriting Alchemy

at The Science and Art of Writing - Flatiron 39 W 29th St 2nd Fl, New York, New York 10001

4 Week workshop for Screenwriters, TV writers, & Web series creators  First, middle, or final drafts. Learn how to turn any pages - into great ones.  Cliche transforms into familiar but different, expository morphs into extraordinary, confusing into profound, and average into extraordinary.  ​Discover how to shape-shift...

Wednesday Sep 25th, 7pm - 9:45pm

  (4 sessions)
$225

4 sessions

How to Write a Non-Fiction Book Proposal

at Newmark Graduate School of Journalism - Midtown 219 W 40th St, New York, New York 10018

Do you want to turn your reporting or your passion project into a non-fiction book? First, you’ll need to convince an agent or a publisher that your idea is marketable. That’s where the book proposal comes in. In this workshop, entertainment journalist and published author Jennifer Keishin Armstrong will take you through the following elements,...

Tuesday Sep 24th, 6:30pm - 9pm

TV Writing Workshop: The 1-hour Spec Script

at Primary Stages ESPA - Hell's Kitchen 307 W 38th St Ste 1510, New York, New York 10018

This 2-day workshop will focus on the core elements of writing a 1-hour dramatic series spec script—based on an existing series—from premise to outline to completed teleplay.  This workshop might be for you if you: Are a writer who has written in other formats and want to learn the fundamentals of writing a 1-hour teleplay.  Want...

Saturday Sep 28th, 11am - 3pm

  (2 sessions)
$280

2 sessions

Grammar 2: Expertise and Finesse

at Gotham Writers' Workshop - Hell's Kitchen 555 8th Ave Ste 1402, New York, New York 10018

Do you aspire to be an aficionado? The one everyone turns to for grammatical advice? Grammar 2 teaches the picky (but important) details of grammar, and will show you how to manipulate your sentences and punctuation not just correctly, but artfully. You’ll become a grammar expert—not to mention a better writer. As a bonus, you’ll leave with...

Friday Oct 18th, 10am - 5pm

Taking a class with friends or coworkers?

Explore private event options.

Learn More »

Directing Chekhov

at Primary Stages ESPA - Hell's Kitchen 307 W 38th St Ste 1510, New York, New York 10018

Regardless of the genre, playwright, or period, the director's job is to create a unified vision for a production that inspires collaboration among the artists and a transformative experience for the audience. With Chekhov, this all starts with a director's relationship with their actors. This class might be for you if you: Wish to expand your versatility...

Monday Nov 4th, 7pm - 10pm

  (5 sessions)
$380

5 sessions

The Writer's Lab for Unpublished Authors

at Continuing Professional Studies at Bank - Morningside Heights 610 W 112th St, New York, New York 10025

We are offering this lab for a small group of committed writers who enjoy the writing process and want to come together each month to share their works in progress and receive feedback from other committed writers. This is a safe, supportive place to try out what you've been working on independently in a facilitated workshop.  Occasional guest...

Thursday Oct 24th, 5:30pm - 7:30pm

  (4 sessions)
$460

4 sessions

How to Get Published Level 1: One Day Intensive

at Gotham Writers' Workshop - Hell's Kitchen 555 8th Ave Ste 1402, New York, New York 10018

You’ve spent months, or years, sweating and swearing over a book and now you’re ready to draw the interest of agents and/or publishing houses. Or perhaps you’re in the midst of writing a book and you want to know the publishing challenges up ahead. The question looms: how do you get a book published? Here, you will learn how to navigate the...

Friday Sep 27th, 10am - 5pm

Reset all filters.

No results found

Try removing some filters.