Events

Wed
5
Aug
video game panel

Words Into Pixels: Couches, Consoles and Creating Worlds

7:30 PM - 9:00 PM
WGF / WGA Headquarters – Del Reisman Multi-Purpose Room, Los Angeles

Narratives have begun to play a more critical role in the development of video games after the massive successes of story-driven series such as BIOSHOCK, PORTAL, THE LAST OF US and ASSASSIN’S CREED. Enter the video game script writer and the lucrative field of writing for the gaming industry.

Join Neil Druckmann (THE LAST OF US, UNCHARTED 4: A THIEF’S END), Tom Bissell (GEARS OF WAR: JUDGMENT, THE VANISHING OF ETHAN CARTER), TJ Fixman (RATCHET & CLANK series), and Marianne Krawczyk (GOD OF WAR series) as they discuss how to write video game scripts and how to break in.

Tickets: $20.00 - $25.00


Tue
11
Aug
Meredith Stiehm_Headshot

Master Class with Meredith Stiehm and Pam Veasey

7:30 PM - 9:00 PM
WGF / WGA Headquarters – Del Reisman Multi-Purpose Room, Los Angeles

In this Master Class, moderator Pam Veasey (CSI: CYBER, CSI: NY, IN LIVING COLOR) is on hand to guide Meredith Stiehm through her impressive career as creator of THE BRIDGE and COLD CASE, executive producer of HOMELAND and writer on ER and NYPD BLUE.

Tickets: $20.00 - $75.00


Wed
26
Aug
MV5BMjAwNzgzMTkwMl5BMl5BanBnXkFtZTYwMjgyNzM3._V1_SX640_SY720_

Master Class with Winnie Holzman and Jason Katims

7:30 PM - 9:00 PM
WGF / WGA Headquarters – Del Reisman Multi-Purpose Room, Los Angeles

In this Master Class, we get a glimpse into Winnie Holzman’s (MY SO-CALLED LIFE, ONCE AND AGAIN) process of writing such beloved stories and characters, who continue to captivate audiences and influence new productions on stage and screen.

The discussion will be moderated by writer, developer and producer Jason Katims (PARENTHOOD, FRIDAY NIGHT LIGHTS). Jason and Winnie were colleagues on MY SO-CALLED LIFE, so you can bet that Winnie will have a few questions for Jason about his craft and career, too!

Tickets: $20.00 - $100.00


Thu
17
Sep
LOGO Sublime Primetime no text no year (eff2012)

SUBLIME PRIMETIME 2015

7:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Writers Guild Theater, Beverly Hills

It’s that time of year again. The Emmys are around the corner and we are teaming up with the Writers Guild of America, West and Variety to gather some of this year’s nominated writers for a fun and insightful conversation on this season’s celebrated shows.

Tickets: $20.00 - $100.00