Horror is a genre that always has an audience. Whatever kind you want to write – supernatural, slasher, psychological, or anything else – this workshop will teach you everything you need to know to terrify readers and audiences alike!
You will learn:
- What makes horror work and why it appeals to audiences
- The importance of concept
- The importance of investing us in your characters before the action starts
- What producers want
- The commercial advantages of writing horror
Date: October 28th 2021 + VoD
Time: 12pm PDT / 3pm EDT / 8pm GMT
Duration: Approximately 1 hour + Q&A
Location: Online via Zoom
About the tutor
Bobby Lee Darby is an award-winning screenwriter with over 10 years’ experience in the industry.
He has sold scripts to WWE Studios, Scott Free Films and more recently Ace Entertainment as well as having several films produced such as SEE NO EVIL 2 and ELIMINATORS.
He has also written the hugely successful immersive theatre experience, The Murdér Express which is currently running in London.
In 2021 he set up a TV series with All 3 Media, entitled SAFE and is currently working with Burr Productions on a contained mystery thriller.