Friday 21st - Saturday 22nd April


10:00am - 5:00pm


High school students in years 9 - 12


JMC Academy Sydney

61 Harris Street

Ultimo NSW 2007



  • Film & TV
  • Workshops
  • High School Student Only
  • Sydney

Have a great idea or maybe too many ideas, and not sure how to turn it into a screenplay?

This two day workshop will cover:

  • The fundamentals of story
  • Conceptualisation
  • Screenplay format
  • The language of writing for the screen

You will be provided with a dramatic set up, where you will write a scene, do round table reads and receive feedback.  

At the end of the workshop, you'll have the confidence and tools to start writing in an effective way!

Open to high-school students in years 9 - 12, this two (2) day workshop is designed to the give the student an active taste of writing a screenplay. 

Workshop requirements and details:

  • All participants must be in school grades 9-12 in 2023.
  • All Short Courses will be held at JMC Academy Sydney: 561 Harris St, Ultimo, NSW.
  • Participants can purchase food at the nearby outlets in Darling Square, Haymarket and surrounding areas.
  • All participants will receive a Certificate of Participation featuring details of the workshop they have completed. This Certificate can be included in the participants resume.
  • JMC Academy reserves the right to cancel any course. In the event of cancellation, participants will receive a minimum of 24 hours’ notice and a full refund will be given.
  • Content presented in the courses may slightly vary from the descriptions included above.
  • Photos will be taken during the short course. If you would not like your photo taken, please let us know by emailing