SCRIPT DOCTORING: I've worked with writers from Academy Award Winning producers to novice playwrights to hone screenplays and plays into dynamic pieces. Whether an overview or in depth, I work with you on structure, character, dialogue, theme, plot...
NORTH CAROLINA STATE UNIVERSITY - screenwriting. Starting Jan 2017
OLLI at Duke - (Osher Lifelong Learning Institute). Screenwriting techniques and Visual Storytelling Writing Lab. Summer/ Fall 2016
ART CENTER in Carrboro. Screenwriting and Playwriting class. Winter/Spring/Summer 2016
MET THEATRE in Hollywood. 2005 - 2009. Ongoing class with exercises, prompts, staged readings, group critiques, etc.
WORKSHOPS: SCREENWRITING, PLAYWRITING, LOW BUDGET FILMMAKING, and "IS THE HOLLYWOOD CARROT KEEPING YOU FROM YOUR DREAMS?"
"Working with Susan is bliss. She is a constant generous flow of constructive ideas, and there is never ego involved. Working with her is a fun and creative ping-pong game, where the script is always the winner."
- writer/director Guillaume Tunzini
"Brava!" - script doctoring for Academy Award winning producer.
"WOW!!! Great! Thank you!" - director Shieno
MEMBER OF: Writer's Guild of America, Alameda Writer's Group, IATSE local 44, North Carolina Writer's Network.