ON AIR: A LOS ANGELES RADIO STORYTELLING WORKSHOP

10647182_10152420578856149_8933511015661363480_nHave you ever wanted to have your story aired on a show like This American Life? In this 4 week Los Angeles Radio Storytelling Workshop, KCRW Unfictional Producer Bob Carlson will show you how. Through fun, in-class exercises, you’ll learn the differences between performed and broadcast storytelling. By the end of the class, you’ll have produced and recorded a story for the air waves that you can send out to This American Life, Unfictional, Snap Judgment, or The Moth Radio Hour. Before you know it, you will be ready to join the ranks of the 9 students who have made it onto Unfictional (and got paid for their stories), 1 student who got a story onto All Things Considered, and 1 student who got onto the Moth Radio Hour.

 
 

Instructor: Bob Carlson
Oct 15, 22, Nov 5, 12, Dec 3 (4 Sun. nights, 1 recording session)
6:00-9:00 p.m.
Cost: $425 (includes snacks and tea and professional recording session)
Location: Writing Pad West (2452 Overland Ave. Los Angeles, CA 90064)

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BOB CARLSON

Bob Carlson an award winning audio producer, musician and broadcaster.  He’s the host and producer of UnFictional, a weekly program of unusual stories and compelling personal documentaries airing on KCRW radio, and podcast on KCRW.com. During his long career at KCRW, he served as director of production and shaped...Read More »



 
PAYMENT PLANS: A payment plan for this class is 4 weekly payments of $121.25 All payment plans include an additional $50 admin fee and a small credit card processing fee which is built into each weekly payment. Your card will automatically be charged once a week for 4 weeks until your class is paid off. At minimum, you must pay for each class meeting before it meets. Once you sign up for a payment plan, you are responsible for paying in full regardless of your class attendance. Rejected payment transactions are subject to an additional $25 fee. FOR A PAYMENT PLAN CLICK HERE.
 
EMAIL INFO@WRITINGPAD.COM OR CALL 323-333-2954 IF YOU HAVE FURTHER QUESTIONS.
 
CANCELLATION POLICY: All sales are final and there are no refunds. Credit may be offered based on class availability. If you can’t come to class, call or email us as far in advance as possible. We will do everything we can to fill your spot, but we can’t make any guarantees. Credit eligibility is not based upon your reason for being unable to attend a class; it is based upon the timing of your credit request and our ability to fill your spot. If we find someone to take your place, you will receive class credit minus a $25 processing fee for 1 day classes and $50 processing fee for long classes. Otherwise, your payment will be forfeit. To use class credits, you need to sign up for class in advance by emailing marilyn@writingpad.com or calling 323.333.2954. If the class is being paid for as part of a payment plan, regardless of whether the student stops attending class, the payment plan must be paid in full by the end of the class. Failure to do so will result in the student’s account being turned over to collections.