Class: Julia McNeal - Techniques for Writing Compelling Characters

Saturday, November 9, 2019 - 10:00am
photo of Julia McNeal, writing teacher, actor

Saturday, November 9 • 10:00 am – 4:00 pm • $150

Believable, compelling characters with nuanced authentic voices and internal drive turn a good story into a great one. An actor for over 30 years, Julia McNeal (Law & Order; Magic Theatre) has developed a distinct technique for creating multiple characters that works superbly for writers to get unique, believable voices onto the page. You’ll come away with a set of specific tools to use - that work every time - to create characters your readers can really invest in. 

What Students Are Saying about Julia McNeal

"Julia is a very sincere and effective instructor. The tools and approach she presented were totally new to me and helped me see writing in a new light. The topics covered and the takeaway lessons FAR exceeded my expectations. I'll be using the tools Julia taught for a LONG time.” – -- Dick D.

"The class was great! It really gave me lots of inspiration and ideas to work with." -- J. Henderson

"Lots of good writing exercises to develop our ability to create different characters. Julia is an excellent instructor and motivator." -- Frances D.


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