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Young Screenwriters’ Conference
October 2 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Young Screenwriters’ Conference A partnership with Project Write, Inc., the Media & Communications Department, Shenandoah Valley Writing Project, and Alamo Drafthouse & Cinema, are hosting a full day event open to high school students and Shenandoah University students. The morning breakout sessions, held in Vickers, will lead aspiring screenwriters through creating scripts and getting work to screen. The keynote speaker, Rebekah McKendry, a horror screenwriter, director, and podcaster, will present at 1 p.m. in Stimpson Auditorium. Titled “Finding Your Niche,” her address will including her own journey from Virginia to Los Angeles. She’ll also teach students how to craft their own interests into a cinematic tale by leading them through a writing activity taking a “fear” and crafting it into a scene. To register, click here. For more information, contact Rhonda Lancaster, firstname.lastname@example.org.