Ben Axelrad's comprehensive method for writing an original TV pilot is guaranteed to produce results. Drawing on years of work in the television industry, Ben demystifies the process by breaking it down into a series of actionable steps that everyone can understand, regardless of experience level.

FULL CLASS
 

In this eight week class you will learn to write a TV pilot by...writing a TV pilot. You'll be guided through the process each step of the way, learning fun tips & techniques, as you bring your TV show idea to life. That's right, in just eight short weeks everyone who completes the class will have a finished draft of an original 30-minute pilot.

SEMINAR


This one-day seminar provides you with all the steps necessary to create your own original 30-minute pilot. You’ll learn everything from story and character development to creating an outline to writing your script, editing it and punching it up. Come see how simple - not easy, but simple - it is to bring your TV ideas to life.

CONSULTATIONS
 

Script consultations are in-person conversations about the state of your script. Ben provides detailed feedback and a big picture assessment. Story feedback is offered in written form only. Ben gives big & small picture notes on the general outline. This service is only available to graduated students.

mAY 29 - JULY 17

DAY
Wednesdays

TIME
2:30pm - 5:30pm

LOCATION
90027

SIZE
8 students

TEACHER
Jake Jabbour

COST
$550

ON SALE
SOLD OUT

JULY 28 - SEPt 22 (NO CLASS 9/1)

DAY
Sundays

TIME
11:30am - 2:30pm

LOCATION
90027

SIZE
8 students

TEACHER
Jake Jabbour

COST
$550

ON SALE
SOLD OUT

100-LEVEL CLASSES

JUNE 2 - july 21

DAY
Sundays

TIME
11:30am - 2:30pm

LOCATION
90027

SIZE
8 students

TEACHER
Ben Axelrad

COST
$550

ON SALE
SOLD OUT

aug 3 - sept 28 (no class 8/31)

DAY
Saturdays

TIME
1pm - 4pm

LOCATION
90027

SIZE
8 students

TEACHER
Ben Axelrad

COST
$550

ON SALE
SOLD OUT

JUNE 18 - Aug 6

DAY
Tuesdays

TIME
2:30pm - 5:30pm

LOCATION
90027

SIZE
8 students

TEACHER
Ben Axelrad

COST
$550

ON SALE
SOLD OUT

aug 8 - sept 26

DAY
Thursdays

TIME
2:30pm - 5:30pm

LOCATION
90027

SIZE
8 students

TEACHER
Ben Axelrad

COST
$550

ON SALE
SOLD OUT

*All classes require a nonrefundable $50 deposit to secure your spot

**No refunds GRANTED within 48 hours of the first day of class

***SPOTS IN THE CLASS ARE COMPLETELY NON-TRANSFERABLE

****WE RESERVE THE RIGHT TO REFUSE SERVICE TO ANYONE

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NEXT LOS ANGELES SEMINAR

SUNDAY MAY 19, 10AM - 2PM

INFO/TICKETS: https://bit.ly/2XBWkqf


private & TRAVELING SEMINARs

If you'd like to do the one day seminar with a private group of your choosing, either here in Los Angeles or throughout the United States, arrangements can be made to bring the seminar to you. Rates vary based on distance & number of students. Great for colleges and comedy communities. Email benaxelradpilots@gmail.com for info.  

SCRIPT CONSULTs (CURRENTLY UNAVAILABLE)

First Read:
1-hr Consult

$300*

Subsequent Reads:
45-min Consult

$200*

Scripts must not exceed 36 pages for single cam or 50 for multi-cam

$25 cancellation/rescheduling fee

*50% off for graduated students of the class/seminar

STORY notes (SOLD OUT)

Written feedback on the general outline (graduated students only)

$125