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Scriptwriting Scribes with Northwest Film Forum, 7-8th grade

Students will learn the basics of writing scripts for performances, including staging scenes, generating dialogue, and developing action. Students will read a wide variety of work from carefully curated writers and will participate in writing activities, craft exercises, and experiences designed to inspire their imaginations. This camp will be facilitated by two local artistsDanielle Mohlman is a nationally produced playwright and educator, and Kalee Quiñones is a freelance film editor; it will also feature guest teaching artists. This camp will culminate with a performance of student work and the option for students to contribute a chosen piece to a digital anthology of their work. 

This camp will take place online using Zoom and Google Classroom.

Scholarships are available by application. Questions? Please email keliko@hugohouse.org.

*Note – all Scribes Summer camps are in Pacific Standard Time

Instructor: Danielle Mohlman, Kalee Quiñones

Grade: 7-8

Location: Online

Duration: 1 week

Term: Scribes 2021

Start Date: 07/19/2021

End Date: 07/23/2021

Days of the Week: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday

Time: 10:00 am – 3:00 pm

Maximum Class Size: 15

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Danielle Mohlman, Kalee Quiñones

Danielle Mohlman is a nationally produced playwright based in Seattle, WA. Her plays have been developed at Arena Stage, the Kennedy Center, the Cherry Lane Theatre, the Sewanee Writers’ Conference, Cygnet Theatre, Rorschach Theatre, Field Trip Theatre, Umbrella Project, Youth Theatre Northwest, The Scratch & Really Really Theatre Group, and Seattle Public Theater, among others. Danielle is an alumna of Playwrights’ Arena at Arena Stage, the DC Commission on the Arts and Humanities Artist Fellowship, and the Umbrella Project Writers Group. She is a proud graduate of both Cal Poly Pomona and Emerson College. She is currently developing multiple projects for theatre, film, and audio.

Kalee is a Seattle filmmaker who loves all aspects of the storytelling process. She has extensive experience working on sets as a Data Wrangler and Script Supervisor. She has also worked as an Assistant Editor for the Daytime Emmy Award-Winning web series, Red Bird, popular YouTube channel CUT, REI, T-Mobile, and Lee Jeans.

Her true passion lies in writing and directing her own projects. She released her debut short film, E 1200, in 2017 and is currently writing, producing, and co-directing a music video for local music artist, Stres.

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