Sitcom Writing Masterclass with Simon Crowther

Where: Media Factory Room 210

Time: 2pm-3pm

Simon Crowther – with introduction by Steve Lawson

In this session, Simon will talk about the process for creating and writing a successful sitcom, and offer tips and advice for those interested in a career as a professional scriptwriter, followed by a Q&A.

About Simon Crowther:

Simon Crowther is an award winning professional scriptwriter with 20 year’s experience writing for TV, Film, Theatre & Radio. He currently writes for Coronation Street, where he has written over 200 episodes. In 2016, Simon co-created and co-wrote a successful sitcom pilot for the BBC – Home From Home starring Johnny Vegas (Benidorm) Joanna Page (Gavin & Stacey) which was later commissioned for a full series that is due to be transmitted early next year.